Wessex FM News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 01305 250333

Coastguard Search for Missing Man Called Off

Whiskey Bravo Coastguard helicopter Portland

7:54am 24th December 2012

Portland's Coastguard Helicopter has been involved in the search for a missing man who fell overboard a boat in Poole.

Dorset Police were alerted to the indecent yesterday morning (Sunday 23rd December) and 2 men were rescued from the 7ft long tender boat near the town's Harbour.

The two rescued men were taken to hospital with severe hypothermia.

The coastguard chopper and four RNLI crews were stood down after a 3 hour search and rescue operation for the third man, who's still missing.

Sign up for the latest local news direct to your inbox


Share This Story

Submit this page to redditDelicious

dorset business directory

The Wessex Word

The Wessex Word

See the latest wrong guesses and win cash!

New Car Stickers

New Car Stickers

Grab your new localised stickers today!

The Bun Run

The Bun Run

Request the cakes for your workplace!

Book The Wessex FM Disco

Book The Wessex FM Disco

For your wedding, party or celebration!

Dorset Webcams

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Advertising

Advertising

Find out how to grow your business with us

Job at Wessex FM

Job at Wessex FM

We've got a brand new digital sales role