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Gravesend lifeboat sent out after three people stuck in mud

PUBLISHED: 12:22 10 February 2016

Lifeboat

Lifeboat

Dave Parry, Whitstable RNLI

Crews were called out at 3.27pm

Gravesend RNLI were sent out yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon after reports two people were stuck in mud in an inflatable tender.

Crews discovered a third person knee-deep in the mud, trying to push the boat into the water.

All three were transferred into the lifeboat with the tender towed alongside.

A three-man crew led the rescue after they were called out at around 3.30pm yesterday.

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