Lifeboat launched to help vessel in trouble off Moray coast

The Buckie Lifeboat has been called out
The Buckie Lifeboat has been called out

A north-east lifeboat has been launched following reports of a vessel in trouble off the Moray coast.

Crews in Buckie were alerted at about 12.30pm that the boat had suffered mechanical difficulties off the coast of Lossiemouth.

A Coastguard spokesman said: “The lifeboat is assisting a small vessel that has broken down.

“It is off the coast of Lossiemouth, we are working to establish its exact location at the moment.”

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