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Loan Yachtsman Rescued

Weymouth Inshore Lifeboat

11:33am 31st October 2013

Weymouth Lifeboat was launched last night to help a loan yachtsman suffering from engine failure and exhaustion.

He was found drifting near Lulworth Cove.

Two lifeboat crew got on board the boat when they lost communications with the yachtsman while towing the craft to safety.

The man had suffered a knock to the head below deck during strong winds.

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