Lifeguards Need Rescuing Themsleves

February 6, 2014

An air-sea rescue helicopter was scrambled around 13.30 hours on Wednesday after 3  lifeguards at Playa Jardin in Puerto de la Cruz found themselves in trouble after going into the sea to help a 63-year-old tourist who was in difficulties .

The helicopter returned to base as all four were able to be  picked up by the Red Cross vessel the LS Medusa and taken to Puerto de la Cruz Harbour.

No one was seriously injured.