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CAPSIZED BOAT HAULED ASHORE BY FRESHWATER LIFEBOAT

PHOTO GALLERY: A capsized boat has been hauled ashore by Freshwater Independent Lifeboat this afternoon (Monday). 

The volunteer crew were called into action at just before 13:40 when a small pleasure boat started taking on water around 1 mile south of Freshwater Bay.

A passing vessel managed to quickly rescue the casualty crew, but the boat capsized before the lifeboat could get on scene.

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Lifeboat crew members have now towed the boat into the Bay, hauled it ashore and righted it.

No one has been injured in the incident.

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