Woman pulled from sea in St Annes

A woman was pulled out of the sea after she walked into the water in St Annes, says the coastguard.

Tuesday, 20th June 2017, 10:06 am
Updated Tuesday, 20th June 2017, 3:53 pm
A woman was pulled from the sea in St Annes

Police received reports of a 'concern for safety' at around 5am this morning after the woman, who was in her 20s, entered the water.

A spokesman for the police said: "We had a report of of a concern for safety when a woman was reported entering the sea near to coastguard rescue station.

"A man who was with her tried to stop her from going into the water.

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"Thankfully the man managed to bring her back to shore.

"The woman returned home after the incident."

The woman is believed to be safe and well, said the coastguard.