Boating trio lost in fog

10:42 23 July 2013

HM Coastguard

HM Coastguard


Coastguard alert after three disappear in the mist off Beer

Portland Coastguards received information from Devon and Cornwall Police yesterday (Monday) afternoon reporting three persons were lost in fog in a boat somewhere off the East Devon coast.

Investigations revealed that they had hired the boat from Beer and the owner of the hire company was out looking for them.

The hire craft was eventually located a short while later with all persons safe and well.


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