Alderney diver treated for decompression sickness
- 8 September 2012
- From the section Guernsey
A diver has been rescued from Alderney Harbour after he was found to have decompression sickness.
Guernsey Ambulance and Rescue Service was alerted to the incident at about 19:10 BST on Friday.
The service said the man, who had been visiting Alderney, became unwell after a dive to 65m (210ft).
He was taken to Guernsey's decompression chamber and is being treated in the Princess Elizabeth Hospital.