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Man rescued from breakwater

Contributed by editor on Aug 20, 2004 - 08:28 PM


<FONT color=black>MAN RESCUED FROM BREAKWATER

<FONT color=black>A man had to be rescued from the sea at Folkestone after he was cut off from the shore by the incoming tide.

<FONT color=black>Kent Fire and Rescue  emergency crews were called shortly before 2.00am this morning (20 August) to help reach the man, who was trapped o­n a concrete breakwater at the East Pier in Folkestone.
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They used an extension ladder to reach the man, who was thought to be suffering from hyperthermia.

He was taken to the William Harvey Hospital in Ashford for treatment.

 
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