Incidents at Jeffreys Bay and Witsand

Witsand

NSRI volunteers from Jeffreys Bay Station 37 assisted in a search for missing man on Saturday, while volunteers from Witsand Station 33 assisted a boat in difficulty and in need of a tow. The incidents occurred as follows: JEFFREYS BAY: Michael van den Bergh, NSRI Jeffreys Bay station commander, said: At 10h07, Saturday, 27 June,


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Busy weekend for rescuers around the Coast

Medical assistance rendered at 3 calls over the weekend – Witsand Port Beaufort. Missing man found after a brief search – Port Alfred. False alarm with good intentions – Table View. Cyclists assisted – Plettenberg Bay: WITSAND PORT BEAUFORT: Brian Stockton, NSRI Witsand Port Beaufort deputy station commander, said: NSRI Station Witsand Port Beaufort duty crew were


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Medical assistance – Witsand. 22 fishermen rescued – Hermanus. Medical assistance – Simonstown:

WITSAND: Theo Erasmus, NSRI Witsand Port Beaufort station commander, said: At 11h50, Thursday, 07th December,  NSRI Witsand Port Beaufort medical crew were activated following reports from relatives of a 79 year old lady collapsed in her bathroom and that they could not gain entrance into the house. Our NSRI medical crew responded and on arrival on the


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Incidents at Witsand and Wilderness:

WITSAND: On Monday, 20 November, at 06h00, NSRI Witsand Port Beaufort duty crew were activated following reports from a local resident of a cyclist in an accident on a mountain bike in Baracouta Street, Witsand. An NSRI Witsand Port Beaufort medic was sent to the scene where he medically assessed a man found to be in a stable


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Rescues: National

PLETTENBERG BAY: Robbie Gibson, NSRI Plettenberg Bay deputy station commander, said: At 13h12 on Friday the 20th of October, NSRI Plettenberg Bay were alerted to reports of a man collapsed and unconscious at the parking area of Robberg Nature Reserve.  An ambulance had been activated and a group of people at the car park alerted NSRI to


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Incidents in Witsand, Plettenberg Bay and Table Bay

WITSAND: Theo Erasmus, NSRI Witsand Port Beaufort station commander, said: At 08h30 on Wednesday the 30th of August, NSRI Witsand Port Beaufort duty crew were activated to assist SAMSA (South African Maritime Safety Authority) who were investigating reports of a suspected chemical fluid spillage between the Breede River Mouth and Takheining (a well known fishing area). On


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Incidents at Dassen Island and Witsand:

DASSEN ISLAND: Willem Lubbe, NSRI Yzerfontein station commander, said: At 11h45, Monday, 10th April, NSRI Yzerfontein duty crew launched the sea rescue craft Rotary Onwards to rendezvous with a fishing vessel at anchor at Huisbaai, Dassen Island, suffering battery failure. We delivered 2 fresh batteries and stood by on the scene but after their motors


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