A MAJOR rescue operation is under way off the coast of Padstow after a number of people are believed to have been mown down by an out of control speed boat.
Six people are thought to have been thrown from the speed boat, which was in the water near Padstow harbour.
The out of control craft is then believed to have mown some of them down. Emergency services are bracing themselves to treat people for serious injuries following the incident, which happened at around 4.10pm.
"It looks like the speed boat was out of control for a short time and it is believed some people may have been run over,
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