Members of the public rescued a person in the water at Egremont Ferry tonight.
Wirral Coastguard were called out to reports of a person in the water at Egremont Ferry at 5:10pm, but once on scene it became apparent that people nearby had sprung into action.
Using lifesaving equipment situated along the coast, people managed to pull the person from the water.
An off duty paramedic treated the person until Ambulance services arrived on scene to take them to hospital.
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