Man rescued from water at Seaham Harbour

A man has been rescued from the water at Seaham Harbour.

Friday, 22nd February 2019, 7:32 pm
Updated Friday, 22nd February 2019, 7:47 pm
Sunderland's Atlantic 85 lifeboat

Sunderland RNLI volunteers were paged by HM Coastguard shortly before 8pm this evening.

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But as the crew were launching the Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat, they were notified that police had recovered the man from the water and were stood down.