Coastguard: Sick passenger transported from Yell

The coastguard were called to Cullivoe, Yell, this afternoon (Monday) after an emergency call was made from a boat.

Once the boat had arrived in port a call was made at 12.40pm to collect an unwell passenger who needed emergency assistance.

A rescue helicopter was scrambled to collect the ill passenger and transport them to Clickimin, Lerwick.

An ambulance was on site as the helicopter arrived from Yell.



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