Alf Pritchard of the RNLI Trearddur Bay
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Anglesey rescuers faced 'full force' of rough seas

A man remains critically ill after being pulled from the sea off Anglesey in an incident that claimed another man's life.

The alarm was raised at Rhosneigr at 14:50 BST on Friday when there were reports of three people in difficulty.

Two casualties, including the man who died, were airlifted to hospital by helicopter while a third was taken by ambulance.

Rescuers believe the dead man may have been trying to help the other two.

Alf Pritchard from the RNLI at nearby Trearddur Bay said the lifeboat crew faced the "full force" of the rough seas.

  • 03 Aug 2013
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