Water rescue in Lancaster

Date: 08/10/2023

Time: 07:34:00

Address: Halton Road, Lancaster

Incident Number: 2310002714

At 07:34 on 8 October 2023, five fire engines from Lancaster, Morecambe, Bolton-le-Sands, Carnforth, and Kendal, a boat from Penwortham, and the drone team responded to an incident involving two people in water near Halton Road, Lancaster. Firefighters assisted in a multi-agency search and rescue operation working with HM Coastguard, RNLI, North West Ambulance Service, and Lancashire Police. One person sadly died in this incident and our thoughts are with their loved ones at this difficult time.