Incredible video shows Coastguard helicopter rescuing a teenager from the bottom of a 150ft cliff

SWNSPublished: October 27, 2017
Published: October 27, 2017

This is the moment a high-risk teen who fell 150ft down a cliff was airlifted to safety.

An air and sea search was launched when the 19 year-old was found missing from the Torquay area of Devon early in the morning.

Police, coastguard and the RNLI all responded and he was spotted at nearby Babbacombe close to the foot of a massive clif.

A rescuer abseiled down to him and got him ready to be airlifted by the coastguard helicopter.

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