Coastguard rescue arrives with powerboat injured

Two men have been flown to Southampton General Hospital. They were seriously hurt after a powerboat flipped over during a race in Weymouth Boy. One was transferred by an air ambulance whist our cameraman captured the moment the Portland coastguard helicopter landed with the other casualty.

Organisers of the P1 SuperStock UK Championship have cancelled the race. An inquiry has been launched by the Marine Accident Investigation Branch.

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Powerboat driver dies after crash

Two men have been seriously injured after a powerboat flipped over during a race in Weymouth Bay. The horror accident happened during the final race of a national powerboat racing championship.