Fishing crew missing off Kent coast after boat capsizes

Fishing crew missing off Kent coast after boat capsizes

A search is under way for missing crew members of a fishing boat which capsized in the English Channel.

It overturned off the Kent coast on Tuesday night, the Maritime and Coastguard Agency said.

One crew member was rescued from the upturned hull. The search is continuing for the other crew members.

A coastguard search and rescue helicopter based at Lydd, two lifeboats from Ramsgate and the coastguard rescue team from Margate are involved.



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