Fishing trawler Sea Bird P283 sinking off the coast of Hampshire
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Two rescued from sinking fishing trawler off South coast

Two fishermen have been rescued from their sinking boat off the Hampshire coast.

Portsmouth's RNLI lifeboat was launched after a Mayday signal from the trawler, a mile-and-a-half off Langstone Harbour, was received.

The boat sank seconds after the second fisherman was rescued.

Footage courtesy of RNLI.

  • 23 Apr 2012