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Cornish Crews Join Tug Rescue

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3:51pm 14th January 2013

Two Falmouth tugs join the operation to save another, which is sinking off Torbay.

Water is being pumped from the Christos 22, which is carrying 200 tonnes of diesel.

The RNLI and a Culdrose chopper were scrambled to rescue her crew last night after she was struck by the ship she was towing.

Watch footage of the rescue here

3:51pm 14th January 2013

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