Skegness RNLI crew have today said their thoughts are with the family of a man who died on board a vessel waiting to return to Gibraltar Point near Skegness.
Two lifeboats and a helicoper were called to assist the man on board a a 20ft catamaran. The man, a member of Skegness Yatch Club, was airlifted to Hull Royal Infirmary.
Skegness RNLI and the Coastguard was alerted at about 3pm yesterday and the sad news the man had died reached social media last night.
A spokesman for the RNLI said today: “Some members of the crew are members of the club and knew him. Our thoughts are with his family.”