Injured sailor airlifted to hospital off Anglesey coast
- 23 August 2014
- From the section North West Wales
A sailor with suspected spinal injuries has been airlifted to hospital after getting into difficulty off the coast of Anglesey.
The Beaumaris lifeboat was launched after receiving a distress call from a motor cruiser in waters near Beaumaris at about 12:45 BST on Saturday.
The boat was brought to Beaumaris pier with the help of Penmon coastguard.
The man, 58, was flown to hospital in Bangor by a rescue crew from RAF Valley.