October 18, 2019 (Google Translation) – In early October 2019, while they were in free time, six sailors from the surveillance frigate (FS) Floréal intervened on a serious road accident in the town of Grand Bay in Mauritius.
On the night of October 5 to 6, a car with eight passengers on board got off the road and violently hit the wall of a restaurant. The six sailors immediately rushed to the scene. Mostly members of the Security Brigade, they provided first aid to the victims and secured the area, continuing their action after the arrival of local help.
Their intervention made it possible to limit the balance sheet of the accident. Unfortunately, one person died on the way to the hospital and seven others were injured. The sailors of Floréal have shown initiative and determination. Their action testifies to the quality of their training and the efforts made to train.