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IrelandWoman trapped in sinking car saved as hero dives in to free her

07:35  17 june  2019
07:35  17 june  2019 Source:   independent.ie

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Woman trapped in sinking car saved as hero dives in to free her © Ronan McGrade Photography 07871967665 Emergency: The jetty at Muckross Pier, where the woman was rescued. Photo: Ronan McGrade/Pacemaker Press

A man heroically risked his life to rescue a woman from her sinking car in a lake.

Alistair McCammon (45) from Armagh was returning by boat with his family from nearby Lusty Beg, Co Fermanagh, when they came across the incident at around 10.25pm on Saturday.

He stripped off to jump into the freezing water and helped save the woman's life.

Mr McCammon said he repeatedly dived underwater in his efforts to rescue the woman after arriving on the scene of the incident.

"We saw the flashing lights on the shore as we headed over towards the jetty at Muckross Pier," he said.

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"There was a policeman waving at us from the top of the car and we quickly understood there was a vehicle in the water and that someone was possibly still inside.

"It was some 30-40 feet out from the shore, drifting away and sinking, and I suppose instinct kicked in.

"I stripped off and jumped in. I'd like to think someone would do the same for me in that situation," said Mr McCammon.

"It was dark and difficult to see. I went down three or four times before I could see that the side windows of the car were down.

"There was someone in there and I'm not sure if she tried to pull at me or not.

"I couldn't tell if there was a seatbelt on and had to check. It wasn't and I was able to see that her head was in an air pocket. I managed to push her head down before being able to pull her up and out.

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"I've no idea how long it all took, everything was happening so fast, but we managed to get her on to a board on the boat where an officer started CPR."

Threee PSNI officers were also involved in the rescue and they were treated for shock in hospital.

District PSNI commander Derek Beatty offered his "sincere thanks" to all those involved in the incident.

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