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Wastwater – Sat 17th Aug 2002 – Alert

The police contacted the team leader at 1400hrs to rescue two canoeists who had overturned on Wastwater and could not be seen on the surface. A few minutes later, before the bleep was initiated, a further call came in from the police to say that the two canoeists were seen climbing out of the water on the far side of the lake.

Incident Type
Location Wastwater

Incident started at 14:00.

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