At 5.08 pm on Friday 4th September, Rhyl coastguard team were paged to assist fire service crews who were on route to 2 persons in the River Elwy near St. Asaph. In discussion with Holyhead Coastguard the assistance of crew members trained in river rescue were offered and accepted. Two crew and a driver were despatched from the station. They were just south of Rhuddlan when they were informed the persons were in an ambulance and they could stand down. They returned to station at 5.33 pm. Classed as a shore-based service.