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Four men rescued off stricken boat

Four men were trapped on the fishing boat that took on too much water on Saturday.

The National Sea Rescue Institute on Saturday 18 January 2014 rescued a group of men off a stricken boat near Struisbaai in the Western Cape. Picture: Supplied.

CAPE TOWN - The National Sea Rescue Institute says a group of men have been rescued off a stricken boat near Struisbaai in the Western Cape.

Four men were trapped on the fishing boat that took on too much water on Saturday.

The NSRI's Craig Lambinon says, "All four men were transferred on to the NSRI's sea rescue craft and the boat was towed by sea rescue back to Struisbaai harbor.

"They required no further assistance."

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