Man injured after dinghy accident off Lulworth Cove

A man has been airlifted to hospital after he the was injured when a 12ft inflatable dinghy rolled on top of him in the sea off Dorset.

One of the two-man crew made a distress call to the coastguard at about 1530 GMT on Sunday when the craft ran aground east of Lulworth Cove.

HM Coastguard said the vessel had got caught in the surf line.

The injured man, aged 33, was airlifted to Dorset County Hospital in Dorchester for treatment.

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