Larne RNLI brings men to safety

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Larne RNLI assisted two men after their motor boat got into difficulty last Wednesday .

The volunteer crew launched their inshore lifeboat, at 8.15pm following a request to assist the speed boat which had sustained engine failure off Muck Island.Two men, both wearing lifejackets, were on board.

Weather conditions at the time were described as good with a flat calm sea.

The casualty boat was subsequently towed safely to shore by the lifeboat to Portmuck Harbour.

Crew on this call out included helm Willie Evans, Martin Agnew and Jay Torbitt.