Investigations into stranding continue

Grenaa Star. Credit: RNLI Tynemouth

Investigations are continuing after a sinking trawler collided with a pier.

It happened yesterday morning (December 17) at the Port of Tyne.

The crew of the Grenaa Star were rescued.

The vessel's skipper, who suffered a head injury in the crash, was taken to Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary for treatment.