BREAKING: Major incident at Ballycastle beach

There has been a major incident on the beach at Ballycastle involving water bikes.

Thursday, 15th July 2021, 2:02 pm
There has been a major incident on the beach at Ballycastle involving water bikes. It woud appear that they got caught in some sort of Rip Tide. At least four people are being treated on scene by the NIAS who despatched three ambulances to the sence along with the HEMS NI Air Ambulance. Coastguards from Ballycastle and Coleraine attended the scene as well as RNLI Beach Life guards. It is unknown at this stage the extent of injuries. PICTURE MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA

Early reports suggest that a number of people got caught in a rip tide.

At least four people are being treated on scene by the Northern Ireland Ambulance Serice who despatched three ambulances to the scene along with the Air Ambulance.

Coastguards from Ballycastle and Coleraine attended the scene as well as RNLI Beach Lifeguards. It is unknown at this stage the extent of injuries.

There has been a major incident on the beach at Ballycastle involving water bikes. It woud appear that they got caught in some sort of Rip Tide. At least four people are being treated on scene by the NIAS who despatched three ambulances to the sence along with the HEMS NI Air Ambulance. Coastguards from Ballycastle and Coleraine attended the scene as well as RNLI Beach Life guards. It is unknown at this stage the extent of injuries. PICTURE MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA

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