Beachgoers form human chain to save swimmer at Durdle Door


Beachgoers formed a human chain to drag a struggling swimmer to safety in a dramatic rescue at Durdle Door.

Witness Emily Foote said: “It was a very traumatic rescue by some very brave members of the public of a swimmer who owes his life to them all.

“It should serve as a warning of the dangers of the sea and tide especially in these winds as so many putting themselves at risk.”

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Posted by Lulworth Coastguard Rescue Team on Thursday, August 20, 2020

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