VIDEO: RNLI footage of submerged vehicle recovery

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Three Coastguard teams, Stornoway RNLI lifeboat and Fire Brigade units were called to Cladach Beach, North Tolsta, on Thursday, April 29th, to report of a submerged vehicle.

There were no persons in the vehicle and owners were later traced safe and well.

Stornoway RNLI Lifeboat 'Tom Sanderson'

Stornoway RNLI Lifeboat 'Tom Sanderson'

This video – courtesy of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) – shows footage of the vehicle’s recovery as Stornoway RNLI launched the lifeboat’s ‘Y-boat’ and, working with Coastguard Cliff Rescue teams, roped the vehicle and pulled it clear of the water.