A man pulled from the water in the Kyle of Lochalsh area on the afternoon of Tuesday, February 18, was later pronounced dead at Broadford Hospital on Skye.
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Two lifeboats were called out during the celebrations.
Kyle’s volunteer crew were paged by the UK Coastguard after a car had ran off the side of the pier and fallen into the sea at Kylerhea on Sunday.
The volunteer crew from Kyle RNLI were alerted by the UK Coastguard shortly after 9:30am.
Kyle lifeboat, Spirit of Fred. Olsen, was launched yesterday, along with Mallaig and Portree lifeboats.
Emma Noble has become the first female to command the lifeboat since the station was founded almost 30 years ago.
Kyle of Lochalsh RNLI’s volunteer crew battled rough seas early on Friday evening after reports of a yacht in difficulty in Broadford bay on Skye after its steering was disabled due to the extremely bad weather.