Fishing boat sinks

By a County Press reporter

Thursday, August 7, 2014

 

A FISHING boat sank in Fishbourne Quay last night (Wednesday) after it began taking on water.

Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service crews from Newport and Ryde were called to try to pump out the 30ft vessel at around 8.40pm last night but were unable to keep the boat afloat.

Nobody was injured in the incident.

Reporter: davidn@iwcpmail.co.uk

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