WMAS Snow Support March 2018 - 'Beast from the East'
From 1st to 4th March 2018, SARA Wyre Forest were tasked by West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS) to support and assist their ambulances during the difficult weather conditions. During the 4 days we transferred patients to hospital for urgent medical appointments and responded to stranded WMAS Ambulance'swhich became stuck in the snow. SARA also helpped the public on route where appropriate. The image above was a blocked lane 7 miles from Stratford, our crew discover a buried vehicle beneath the drift upon further investigation, having been abandoned.
SARA is a Registered Charity CIO, number 1193634 (Charity no 505504 prior to 31 Dec 2021).
What is SARA?
SARA is an Inshore Rescue boat and Land Search organisation covering the Severn and Wye Valleys, with stations at Wyre Forest, Tewkesbury, Gloucester, Sharpness, Newport and Beachley.