Body recovered from Exmouth trawler Sarah Jayne

Profile image for PGStrange

By PGStrange | Friday, September 21, 2012, 10:03

THE POLICE have confirmed that at approximately 2pm yesterday (20 September), divers recovered the body of a man from the wreck of the sunken Exmouth trawler Sarah Jayne...

The vessel sank on 11 September while fishing off Berry Head. The skipper of the trawler, Exmouth's Geoff Ingram, has been missing since the incident, while two crew members were rescued at the scene.

A police spokesperson says that "the Coroner has been made aware and will open an inquest into the circumstances". The family of the missing man have been informed.

The incident is still being investigated by the Marine Accident Investigation Branch. The vessel is currently lying six miles off the coast of Brixham.

      

Comments

       
max 4000 characters
        
   

Latest Stories in Exmouth

       
      

Local Vouchers

       
  • Fairy & Pixie Photo Experience

    Beautiful You Photo Makeover Experiences

    Your little one will love this experience!
    With a large choice of dresses and outfits they'll be so excited!
    We have 17 Vouchers to give at this special price of £10 including a 7x5 print so hurry!

    Terms: Only one voucher per family!
    a refundable £20 deposit is required to reserve your booking.

    Contact: 01271440954

    Valid until: Sunday, August 31 2014

     
  • £50 off Botox & Dermal Fillers at Beresford Clinic

    Beresford Clinic

    £50 OFF Botox and Dermal Fillers at Beresford Clinic
    01626 777027

    Terms: £50 OFF Botox and Dermal Fillers at Beresford Clinic
    01626 777027

    Contact: 01626244661

    Valid until: Sunday, August 31 2014

     
  • Up to £450 off Neff appliances when you buy a System Six Kitchen

    System Six Kitchens

    We are delighted to announce an exciting new Cashback offer on Neff appliances. Available until 31st Oct 2014 System Six Kitchens Customers will be able to receive either £150, £300 or £450 Cashback.

    Terms: For Terms and Conditions please visit https://www.systemsixkitchens.co.uk/news/view/?rid=100254

    Contact: 01392349730

    Valid until: Friday, October 31 2014

     
   

Local Jobs

       
   

Search for...

       
        
Min price is bigger than Max price
        
Min price is bigger than Max price
        
Min rent is bigger than Max rent