Person rescued following cliff fall in Torquay


A man was rescued following a cliff fall in Torquay this afternoon, Wednesday 7 April.

Emergency services were alerted to faint calls for help near the Imperial Hotel by two boys.

Police, Torbay Coastguard, Berry Head Coastguard, The Coastguard helicopter, RNLI and ambulance crews attended the incident.

The Coastguard helicopter winched the casualty to safety, he was then transferred to an ambulance at Daddyhole Plain.

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The man’s condition is not currently known.

Updates as more information becomes available.

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