Cornwall police: 'Three surfers unconscious when taken from sea '
Three surfers have died after getting into difficulty in the sea off a beach in Cornwall, police say.
The two men and a woman were among seven people who had to be rescued at Mawgan Porth, near Newquay.
Coastguards received "multiple 999 calls" from people at about 13:15 GMT when the trio got into trouble.
Inspector Dave Meredith, of Devon and Cornwall Police, said that "our thoughts and condolences... go out to the families of those involved".
26 Oct 2014
- From the section UK