Helicopter Rescues Injured Trawlerman

RNAS rescue helicopter from RAF Culdrose

The RNAS Culdrose rescue helicopter was called out 30 miles south of Scilly to the trawler, William Stevenson, yesterday lunchtime after a fisherman cut off his fingers.

A crewmember called Falmouth coastuard just before noon.

The man was airlifted to Derriford Hospital in Plymouth.