Mayor praises quick actions of RNLI who rescued cyclist from coast road fall
Monday 17 July 2017
The Mayor of Mid and East Antrim Cllr Paul Reid would like to praise the efforts of the RNLI who acted quickly to rescue a cyclist who fell onto a beach from the Antrim Coast Road on Sunday morning.
He said, “I would like to extend a huge thanks on behalf of Council to all those involved in the rescue of this man. The RNLI crews from Ballycastle and Larne, and the on-board medical teams responded quickly to ensure the individual’s safety and deserve much praise for their efforts.
“I would also like to pass on well wishes of a speedy recovery to the gentleman involved in the fall.
“This incident shows a great working relationship between our emergency services and a special thanks goes to those RNLI volunteers who risk their own safety for that of others."