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Boat safety cord 'not attached'

The driver of a speedboat which killed two members of the same family as it raged out of control in Cornwall was not attached to a safety device designed to cut power in an emergency, an investigators' report concluded.

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Police: Man and young girl killed in speedboat crash

Detective Superintendent James Thomas Colwell of Devon and Cornwall Police confirmed today that the two people who died in a speedboat accident in Padstow was a 51-year-old man and his eight-year-old daughter.

He added that the some of the four people injured had "life-changing injuries".

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