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Four people and a dog rescued from Starehole Bay

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Four people and a dog rescued from Starehole Bay

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Salcombe RNLI was called to a RIB stranded on the rocks on Sunday afternoon. 

Both Salcombe Allweather Lifeboat and the Inshore Lifeboats, launched on Sunday afternoon to reports of a 6.9m RIB stranded on rocks in Starehole Bay.

credit Salcombe RNLI 

A spokesperson for Salcombe RNLI said: "First reports indicated there were five people onboard initially, but some were now in the water.

"Four people and a dog were recovered and brought back to the safety of Salcombe Harbour."

 

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