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Fishing boat rescued near Wash

Fishing boat rescued near Wash

Published by KLFM
10:03pm 19th June 2019.

A fishing boat was rescued near the Wash this evening (19th June).

Hunstanton RNLI were called to reports that the vessel was taking on water at around 6:20pm.

Crews were dispatched the "Spirit of West Norfolk" to the area where the boat was last seen.

It's been a busy time recently for Hunstanton RNLI

They managed to find the vessel and used a portable pump to stabilise the fishing boat.

It was then towed to King's Lynn by another fishing boat that assisted during the incident.