Two fishermen drown in Elbe near Hamburg
The Local · 2 Jun 2014, 11:13
Published: 02 Jun 2014 11:13 GMT+02:00
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Emergency services launched a search for the men at 5.28pm after their boat capsized in front of the entrance to a marina at Wedel west of Hamburg.
Both men, aged 24 and 28, drowned immediately, but it is unclear how the boat capsized.
Police said in a statement that divers and a helicopter were deployed and the bodies were retrieved at around 9pm.
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