Man drowns after struggling in sea near Broadstairs

One man has drowned and another is in hospital after getting into difficulty in the sea off the Kent coast.

Kent Police were called to West Cliff Road in Broadstairs at about 11:40 BST after reports of two men in trouble in the water.

According to the police, both men were rescued and one was flown by air ambulance to the QEQM hospital in Margate where he later died.

The other man was also taken to hospital where he was being treated.

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