Date: 16th May, 2018
Description: At 02:57 we received a call from a partner agency reporting that there was a person in distress in the River Stour at Christchurch. Two fire engines from Christchurch and one from Springbourne were mobilised to the incident along with our water rescue team from Poole. Our crews assisted in the multi-agency response that led to the casualty being rescued from the water. In addition to the fire service, the ambulance, police, coastguard and RNLI also attended.
Location: River Stour, Christchurch, UK