Air ambulance lands at Bigbury beach in ongoing operation – updates

Emergency teams have been called to two incidents at Bigbury Beach and Dawlish tonight (Tuesday).

A team from Brixham Coastguard is assisting South West Ambulance Service and Devon Air Ambulance with an incident at Bigbury, while there’s also an emergency services event ongoing at Dawlish with coastguards in attendance.

A witness at the scene at Bigbury described being on the beach when the air ambulance arrived along with the Brixham Coastguard and the quick response ambulance just before 9pm this evening.

They report that someone on the beach is currently receiving medical attention, with Brixham Coastguard confirming they are in attendance at the scene of the incident assisting the ambulance service.

Videos captured at the scene capture the moment the air ambulance arrived to Bigbury.

We will keep you updated with the latest on these incidents as they happen on our live blog.

Scroll down below for updates on this ongoing incident.

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