Police statement on Cornwall speedboat tragedy

Devon and Cornwall police have given an update on the investigation into Sunday's speedboat crash in Padstow, Cornwall.

Earlier, it was confirmed that BSkyB executive Nick Milligan had been killed along with his eight-year-old daughter.

Detective Superintendent Jim Colwell said that a 39-year-old woman and her four-year-old son suffered "serious, potentially life changing injuries".

A 12-year-old and 10-year-old girl suffered minor injuries in the accident.

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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.