Man, 66, found unconscious on St Peter's Point beach
- 5 September 2013
- From the section Cornwall
A man has been airlifted to hospital after he was found unconscious on a beach at St Peter's Point in Cornwall.
Beach lifeguards from nearby Gwithian used a defibrillator on the 66-year-old man and performed cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
The rescue was coordinated by Falmouth Coastguard, who said they were alerted to the incident at about lunchtime.
The man was flown to hospital by a search and rescue helicopter from RNAS Culdrose. His condition is not known.