Wednesday 10 August 2022 05:55 PM WA fisherman rescued after boat capsized at Wilson Inlet in WA trends now

Wednesday 10 August 2022 05:55 PM WA fisherman rescued after boat capsized at Wilson Inlet in WA trends now
Wednesday 10 August 2022 05:55 PM WA fisherman rescued after boat capsized at Wilson Inlet in WA trends now

Wednesday 10 August 2022 05:55 PM WA fisherman rescued after boat capsized at Wilson Inlet in WA trends now

Miraculous moment a fisherman clinging to his capsized boat is rescued: 'He's lucky to be alive' Fisherman rescued after clinging to capsized vessel in southern WA inlet  Police officer grabs farmer and his boat to get to man who was 1.5km offshore  Capsized boat sinks shortly after the man is rescued in very cold conditions  Man who clung to vessel for 30 minutes is shaken but not injured by the ordeal

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A quick-thinking police officer grabbed a farmer and his boat to rescue a fisherman in the nick of time before the capsized craft he was clinging to sunk to the bottom of the ocean off southern Western Australia.

Rescue services scrambled to reach the man who called triple-0 from his mobile phone and set off a distress beacon after his boat began sinking in Wilson Inlet just after 9am on Wednesday.

A police officer from the town of Denmark called on a local farmer who fetched his boat and the two set out to get the desperate man who was clinging to his the upturned vessel about 1.5km from shore.

Navigating the choppy conditions, the men sped to rescue the fisherman

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