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Lifeboat called to sinking motor boat
3:51pm Sunday 22nd September 2013 in News
THE RAF Rescue helicopter and West Mersea’s inshore lifeboat were sent to a sinking motor boat.
A call for help was made from the 25ft vessel after it started taking in water at the entrance to the River Blackwater on Saturday afternoon.
Two people were onboard.
The water flowing onto the boat was stemmed and the lifeboat towed it back to Tollesbury.
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