Diver treated for bends

PUBLISHED: 17:59 14 July 2008 | UPDATED: 22:03 15 June 2010

A DIVER was pulled from the sea at Lyme Regis and airlifted to a special recompression unit in Poole. The 33-year-old was diving from the vessel Miss Pattie on Saturday (July 12) when he encountered the bends.

A DIVER was pulled from the sea at Lyme Regis and airlifted to a special recompression unit in Poole.

The 33-year-old was diving from the vessel Miss Pattie on Saturday (July 12) when he encountered the bends.


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