Crews search for missing person at Brean after clothing found
from BARB and Burnham-On-Sea Coastguard were called away from
their Jubilee celebrations on Monday (June 4th) to search for
a suspected missing person at Brean.
were called to the beach at 12.45pm after a beach warden discovered
a large quantity of clothing and personal possessions in the sand
dunes in suspicious circumstances.
section of the beach was temporarily cordoned off, as pictured
below, and police were also called to investigate.
crewmembers from Burnham Coastguard and BARB carried out a full
search of the dunes for several hours before they were stood down.
No-one was found, but investigations are ongoing," Burnham
Coastguard Officer Ian Jefferies told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
The scenes on Brean beach today during the search