Scratchell's Bay off the Isle of Wight's Needles

Yarmouth RNLI is investigating “washed up debris” off the coast of The Needles this afternoon (Friday).

The call to Scratchell’s Bay came in at 2.41pm.

Yarmouth Lifeboat is off Scratchell’s Bay (Image: Marine Traffic)

A HM Coastguard spokesperson says the investigation is on-going.

*Updated 5.10pm

*The Needles NCI has told Isle of Wight Radio its watchkeepers reported seeing boat wreckage of Scratchell’s Bay to the National Maritime Operations Centre in Fareham at 1.30pm.

The search is ongoing.