This Thursday morning, around 8:30 am, while a good breeze swept the sea, two surfers found themselves in difficulty while they were evolving at the point of the Grand minou, in the town of Locmaria-Plouzané. It was a witness who sounded the alert from the coast.
Quickly, the maritime gendarmerie engaged a semi-rigid and was able to recover one of the two surfers from 8:40 am As for the second, he was hoisted by the helicopter Dragon 29, engaged by the Cross Corsen, around 9:00 am 30. The two victims were brought to the ground safe and sound, and their condition did not require medical assistance.
[#Opération] This morning, at the Pointe du Grand Minou (29), between 8.40 a.m. and 9.30 a.m., two surfers in difficulty were rescued by the @gendarmerie
maritime and the Dragon 29 helicopter of the @SecCivileFrance . The two victims were deposited on the ground, safe and sound. pic.twitter.com/XjllCoKrKF
– Maritime prefecture and ATLANT command-in-chief (@premar_ceclant) June 17, 2021