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In video: RNLI crew battles high winds to save sticken yachtsman

The sailor had reported engine failure on his vessel while off the south coast.

The crew managed to secure a line to the yacht in high seas (Screengrab/RNLI/PA)
The crew managed to secure a line to the yacht in high seas (Screengrab/RNLI/PA)

The RNLI has shared dramatic footage of the rescue of a yachtsman off the coast of Brighton.

The crew managed to get the stricken yacht under tow, despite the rope breaking on the first attempt while their vessels were battered by high waves.

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