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Powerboat pilot Keith Whittle from Hayling Island in Hampshire describes how he survived a dramatic crash at more than 130 mph. One moment, he was breaking a world speed record for his class of boat - the next he was airborne, out of control. Wife Debbie and son Sam are also interviewed.
Click video. Hampshire powerboat pilot Keith Whittle has been rescued from a lake in Cumbria after a 130mph crash. Keith's boat flipped through the air on Coniston Water in the Lake District. Donald Campbell, piloting Bluebird, lost his life on the same lake in 1967.
Keith had just set a new record for the Formula 2 class in his powerboat, Pepstar. He was unhurt but clearly shaken.
Powerboat pilot Keith Whittle from Hayling Island in Hampshire has survived a dramatic 130mph crash in Cumbria. He crashed on the same lake where Bluebird pilot Donald Campbell lost his life.