Man rescued from Milners Tower by helicopter

A man had to be rescued from the top of Milners Tower in Port Erin by helicopter.

Coastguard crews were called out shortly after 11.30 yesterday morning following reports of an unconscious man on the viewing platform on the top of the tower on Bradda Head,

The team requested assistance from the helicopter after assessing the man's condition.

Two paramedics monitored his vital signs before the helicopter arrived at the scene to transport him to Noble's Hospital.