RESCUERS have been called to Whale Chine this morning (Friday), following reports a dog had fallen over the cliff.

A UK Coastguard spokesperson said the Needles and Ventnor teams had been called to the scene, off the Military Road, after an emergency call was received at 11.03am.

UPDATE 1.03pm: A UK Coastguard spokesperson said the dog, which was quite old, was recovered by rescue teams — but sadly did not survive the ordeal.

 

 

Don't forget to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.