Valentia Coastguard coordinating assistance for factory ship vessel

Valentia Coastguard is this morning helping coordinate assistance for what is described as a “factory ship” fishing vessel. Valentia Coastguard The vessel has broken down 165 miles south-west of Mizen Head. Valentia Coastguard also assisted in the medivac of a man who had taken ill from a Dutch fishing vessel 150 miles off the Irish coast yesterday evening. The man is currently being treated in University Hospital Limerick.