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Clacton: Coastguards monitor struggling sea swimmer
12:00pm Wednesday 28th August 2013 in News
COASTGUARDS were called to help a swimmer thought to be struggling in the sea near Clacton Pier.
A member of public raised the alarm at about 5.25pm on Tuesday after spotting the swimmer to the west of the pier.
Clacton Coastguard Rescue Team was sent out to observe and assist if needed.
They monitored the situation but were not called into action, with the swimmer reaching the shore unaided.