called out after girl is injured in accident on Brean beach
from Burnham Coastguards and BARB were called to Brean beach on
Sunday evening (August 9th) to help an injured child following
12 year-old girl - who was on a day trip from Gloucester with
her family - had suffered a heavy fall while playing on the beach
near the Seagull pub shortly after 5.30pm and had a suspected
were called to help the distressed youngster, and were on hand
to stretcher her off the beach for the trip to hospital.
incident came at the end of a busy day for the crews following
the annual rescue services
day in Burnham.
Crews at the incident on Brean beach on Sunday evening