Fishing vessel runs aground at submarine barrier

THE coastguard have been dealing with an incident in which a fishing vessel has run aground close to Southsea.

Tuesday, 12th November 2019, 8:54 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th November 2019, 8:56 pm
A lifeboat from RNLI Bembridge has been dealing with a fishing vessel which has run aground near the submarine barrier.

The 24 metre fishing vessel got into difficulties after losing power close to the submarine barrier, around 1 mile from Southsea beach. A lifeboat from RNLI Bembridge on the Isle of Wight was deployed to the scene at 2.45 pm.

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There are no reports of any injuries.