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Multiple boats help save sinking vessel

Four fishing trawlers rushed to the aid of a sinking vessel near the Isle of Rum, off the west coast of Scotland.

A mayday call was sent at 5:53 a.m. by the crew of the fishing boat Caralisa after they discovered water in the hold and engine room.

The Caralisa's mayday was relayed to the Stornoway Coastguard by the fishing vessel Rebecca Janeen, which was one mile away.

The Rebecca Janeen, the Ocean Hunter, the Viking Borg and Amethyst headed to the scene along with the Mallaig RNLI lifeboat.

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