Cowes RNLI

A man is being treated after two boats collided during Cowes Week sailing today (Sunday).

The 19-year-old suffered leg injuries in the incident near Middle Buoy, in the eastern Solent.

The injured man was one of four on a 25-foot yacht and his legs were over the side at the time says Cowes RNLI, which was called to bring him to shore at around midday.