3 injured in Guardia Civil and Gibraltar Police boat collision


Boats belonging to the Guardia Civil and Gibraltar Police collided in Spanish waters chasing alleged drugs smugglers.

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Three members of the Gibraltar crew were injured in the accident and were rescued by Spanish Guardia Civil.

Both vessels were involved in a joint chase to stop a dingy which was supposedly carrying drugs when the collision happened in the Algeciras Bay waters, according to Spanish newspaper, El Mundo.

The 3 members of crew from the Gibraltar Police have been taken to Punta de Europa Hospital in Algeciras.


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