Body found after two overboard from Harwich ferry

An investigation is underway as to whether is a body found washed up on a beach in Felixstowe is one of the men who jumped from a ferry last month.

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Air and sea search rescue off port of Harwich

An RAF search and rescue helicopter and three RNLI lifeboats are searching off the coast of Harwich after getting reports that two people had come off a ferry.

Then RNLI says it happened about a mile off the Harwich coast, as the ferry was heading outbound.

Also helping in the search are tug boats and other vessels that were in the area at the time.

It happened just before 10am this morning.

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