A man has died after falling from a boat in the sea in Essex.
Clacton lifeboat crew was called to the scene around three miles off the coast of Lee-Over-Sands near St Osyth at around 1.15 on Saturday.
Police Marine rescue units were also involved in the rescue attempt. The man, who was 59, was pulled from the water but wasn't breathing. He was taken to hospital but later died.
The vessel and its three other occupants were towed to Brightlingsea by an Essex Police marine vessel.
A spokesman for Clacton RNLI said: