Exmouth coastguards rescue fall woman

12:34 11 September 2012

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A woman who fell in an ‘inaccessible’ place at Orcombe Point was rescued by the emergency services.

A woman who fell at Orcombe Point on Saturday evening was rescued by Exmouth Coastguards.

The team was tasked to the area shortly after 5.30pm, to help the South Western Ambulance Service.

A Portland coastguard spokesperson said: “A woman had fallen in an inaccessible place and needed help to be moved to an ambulance where she was treated.”

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