Coastguards called after boat reported drfiting out to sea off River Exe

PUBLISHED: 13:06 14 June 2010 | UPDATED: 11:33 18 June 2010

Portland coastguard on Sunday evening received reports an18ft rigid-hulled inflatable boat was drifting out to sea from the River Exe.

Portland coastguard on Sunday evening received reports an18ft rigid-hulled inflatable boat was drifting out to sea from the River Exe.

The information was passed to Brixham coastguard, who had begun coordinating the event.

A spokesperson from Portland coastguard said a white rigid-hulled inflatable boat was seen to recover the red-hulled vessel shortly afterwards.


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