Concarneau: Diving Accident: the victim transported to Brest

Diver was “very Experienced” While on a dive in Bay of Concarneau, a diver aged fifty years and “very experienced,” and also the club diving supervisor, was taken ill. This “suspected decompression incident” resulted in the activation of the fallback procedure “with the call to the helicopter and emergency services”.  The Minahouet diving bell returned to …

Brest : Police Intensifies Controls

Police were at the roundabout from the station, this afternoon. One hundred drivers were checked. “National Police! Please present the vehicle documents! ”  Between 2.30pm and 3.30pm, at the roundabout from the railway station, the officers repeated the orders over a hundred times. In the descent to the commercial port, orange cones limited circulation. With …

An Earthquake with a Magnitude of 3 hit the Brest Region

The quake did no damage … The earth moved this morning in Finistere.  Shortly before 10 am, a light earthquake shook the three Brest region, according to the national seismic monitoring network (RéNaSS).  The quake did not damage or casualties. The epicentre was located near Hanvec Plougastel-Daoulas, Brest town bordering the metropolis.  The quake was felt as far …