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Yacht runs aground near Langebaan, two dead

Two people have died after a yacht ran aground along the west coast while another person has survived.

FILE. The incident occurred near Langebaan early this morning. Picture: Freeimages.com

CAPE TOWN - Two people have died after a yacht ran aground along the west coast.

The incident occurred near Langebaan early this morning.

Another person survived the ordeal.

The National Sea Rescue Institute's Craig Lambinon explains.

"It appears the yacht is hard aground. NSRI and emergency services are busy with the operation between Cape Town and Langebaan."

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