Divers rescued as boat sinks in Suffolk

Lowestoft RNLI have rescued 11 people from a sinking ship by Lowestoft harbour entrance.

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  1. Malcolm Robertson

Boat survivor tells of dramatic rescue

A survivor rescued from a diving boat as it sank suddenly off the Suffolk coast has been reliving the terrifying moment when he realised he was trapped on board.

The man only escaped after swimming through an open window. He and ten others on board were pulled from the water by the Lowestoft lifeboat crew, who happened to be training nearby.The lifeboat cox said he'd never seen a boat sink so fast. Malcolm Robertson reports.

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