Pensioner, 65, miraculously survives after plunging 60ft off a cliff in Dorset

Pensioner, 65, miraculously survives after plunging 60ft off a cliff at Old Harry Rocks in Dorset while walking with her husband Woman, from South Gloucs, suffered serious injuries after slipping of cliff edge Shocked onlookers called 999 prompting a large multi-agency response  She was air-lifted to Southampton Hospital for treatment after being rescued 

By Katie Feehan For Mailonline

Published: 15:08 BST, 2 August 2020 | Updated: 15:08 BST, 2 August 2020

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A woman has miraculously survived a 60ft cliff fall at a spot.

The 65-year-old, who is thought to be from South Gloucs, was out walking with her husband when she slipped off the cliff edge at Old Harry Rocks in Swanage, Dorset.

She landed on rocks at the base of the cliffs after plummeting over the 'almost sheer' drop.

A woman has miraculously survived a 60ft fall in Dorset. Rescuers used a winch to reach the woman and get her to safety before she was taken to hospital by helicopter for treatment.

A woman has miraculously survived a 60ft fall in Dorset. Rescuers used a winch to reach the woman and get her to safety before she was taken to hospital by helicopter for treatment.

The incident prompted a large-scale emergency response on Friday with police, fire and ambulance services in attendance as well as multiple coastguard teams and the RNLI

The incident prompted a large-scale emergency response on Friday with police, fire and ambulance services in attendance as well as multiple coastguard teams and the RNLI

Shocked onlookers called 999, prompting a major multi-agency response with

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