Crews mobilised to submerged boat in River Avon

River Avon, Bath.

Crews from Bath and Bedminster were called to reports of a submerged boat in the River Avon, near Brassmill Lane, Bath.

On arrival crews found one 25 foot vessel submerged in water. Swift water trained firefighters used rafts and underwater cameras to search the vessel, no persons were found on board.

The incident was left in the hands of Avon and Somerset Police, who will support the river authority in rescuing the boat.