Cornwall catamaran sailor dies after falling into sea


An elderly woman has died after falling overboard from a catamaran off the Cornwall coast.

The woman fell off the catamaran, Stray Cat, off Looe in Cornwall at 1045 BST on Saturday.

She was pulled unconscious from the sea by the yacht's two remaining crew members who tried to resuscitate her.

She was then airlifted to Derriford Hospital in Plymouth, but was later declared dead. The other crew members were treated for shock.

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