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Lifeboat called out to assist fishing boat

Crews come to aid of troubled vessel

Port St Mary lifeboat was called out at around 6pm on Wednesday evening to come to the aid of a fishing boat.

The ten metre vessel, called Genesis, was believed to have had engine trouble about ten miles south east of Port St Mary.

Crews were deployed to assist those on board and tow the boat back to shore.

It's not currently known how many people were aboard.

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