Boy, 11, rescued from waist-high mud 30ft off Hayling Island coast

AN 11-YEAR-OLD boy was rescued after becoming stuck up to his waist in mud '“ 30ft off the coast of Hayling Island.

Sunday, 1st April 2018, 9:25 pm
Updated Sunday, 1st April 2018, 9:40 pm
He became stuck in waist-deep mud 30ft off the coast of Hayling Island. Credit: Pixio (labelled for reuse)

Fire crews from Cosham, Fareham and Hayling Island were called to the free the youngster by the coastguard at 6.04pm.

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He was safely pulled out by crews, who put up a mud path to reach him, before being treated by paramedics at 6.52pm.