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Island rescuer talks about fire at sea

Wed, 27 Oct 2010

One of the crew onboard the lifeboat during the Solway Harvester disaster has been speaking to Energy FM news about today's fire onboard a fishing vessel off the isle of Scilly.

The Athena, which is a factory fishing vessel is 230 miles away from the coast and had 111 people on board.

Neil Carran was the second coxswain on the night the fishing boat went down and he's been telling us about what the team will be going through.


  • Neil Carran RNLI


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