Crew Member Search Called Off

12 August 2011, 19:16 | Updated: 12 August 2011, 19:19

A search has been called off for a crew member missing after a tugboat capsized and sank on the River Thames near Greenwich this morning.

The Chieftain, which was towing a barge with a crane on it, went down off Greenwich Pier just before 11am.

Two other crew members were safely rescued.

Marine accident experts are investigating.