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Woman impaled by BBQ skewer on Newquay beach

Woman impaled by BBQ skewer on Newquay beach

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 8:12am 18th August 2018. (Updated at 9:02am 18th August 2018)

A woman has been impaled by a BBQ skewer after stepping on it on Newquay beach. 

Ambulance crews and Newquay RNLI team was called at around 9.30pm on Friday.

"Female casualty was having a BBQ with friends and family on beach when she stepped on a wooden skewer which impaled her foot.

"Team assisted evacuation of lady to ambulance".

Newquay RNLI

It was the second shout for Newquay RNLI Lifeboat on Friday, in what they describe as a busy August.

At around 1.30pm the team were called to a casualty with a suspected injury while coasteering. 

Remember, for any coastal emergency dial 999 and ask for the Coastguard.

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