Fishermen saved off Co Down coast

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TWO fishermen have been rescused as their trawler sinks off the Co Down coast.

The trawler Snowdonia sank ten milles off the coast.

The two fishermen of the Ardglass registered boat were rescued by another trawler.

A lifeboat from Kilkeel assisted in the effort to help the men.

A spokesman from the RNLI said the Dublin coastguard helicopter had taken the men to Daisy Hill hospital.