The simulation of the engine fire of a boat with two injured people who have been assisted by the Municipal Emergency Service has also been carried out.
The Mayor of Lorca, Diego José Mateos, visited this morning the Municipal Emergency Center of Calnegre points where he has seen first-hand the excellent quality and preparation of human and material resources available to the City Council for surveillance and rescue in Lorca littoral, also has also carried out a simulation of fire in the engine of a boat.
The Mayor recalled that "both inhabitants and visitors of Lorca Litoral can rest assured with the excellent emergency teams that we have and work in collaboration with the Copla Plan of the Autonomous Region of Murcia. Any eventuality that could happen in our 10 kilometers of coastline, from La Galera in Águilas, to the municipality of Mazarrón, where we have all the available resources, with more than 20 people, but also other materials for the rescue of people like the boat with special design for rescue in beaches of 450 cm in length with reinforced keel, acquired last year and a jet ski that has added this year to the rescue device ".
Mateos stressed that "Civil Protection and Emergency technicians are an example of professionalism and how to work, and he has made an appeal to the common sense of drivers to access vehicles to Calnegre and avoid, he said, the collapse, and that emergency vehicles can not access. "
The First Edil has said that he hopes that "it will continue to be a quiet summer without notable incidents like up to now and that we can continue to enjoy these months in our Lorca coast, natural and unspoiled landscapes of which we can boast".
Mateos Molina recalled that the Plan for Vigilance and Rescue in Beaches and Rescue in La Mar (PLANCOPLA), launched since the end of June, will be operational on the Lorca coast until Sunday, September 1.
Security is guaranteed at the Playa de Puntas de Calnegre thanks to the First Aid, Surveillance and Rescue post, formed by four professional water lifeguards, a fixed surveillance post, a watchtower, a pneumatic boat and a handicapped amphibious chair. , at the base of the town there is a first intervention vehicle with a 500-liter motor pump in case there is a small fire as in other years.
In Calnegre Beach, which we remember one more year continues with the Blue Flag and Ecoplayas Flag, there is a First Aid, Surveillance and Rescue Station whose location is in the center of the beach and is formed by three professional aquatic lifeguards, a position of surveillance, a watchtower with assistance module and an amphibious disabled chair.
So far, so far this summer, the only interventions that have been necessary to carry out by emergency personnel have been related to marine animal bites and insects, allergic reactions, small cuts, in addition to the intervention, this Sunday , to help a child who was being dragged out of the water to get out of the water.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Lorca