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Exmouth Inshore Lifeboat in search for missing man

Exmouth Inshore Lifeboat in search for missing man

At 02:29am on Saturday 4 October 2019 Exmouth RNLI Inshore Lifeboat George Bearman II was alerted following a report of a man who had gone missing from the Sandy Bay area.

The lifeboat, helmed by Henry Mock and volunteer crew Guy Munnings and Charles Swales, launched at 02:41am and immediately commenced a search of the area.

Exmouth ILB George Bearman II launches to search

Two HM Coastguard Cliff Rescue Teams were also alerted.

The crew were stood down at 02:48am when the man was found safe and well.

The lifeboat was back on service at 02:59hrs.

Author: John Thorogood

John Thorogood

John is the Exmouth Lifeboat Press Officer & Fundraising Press Officer, covering news, fundraising items and events to help save lives at sea.