search in Burnham-On-Sea for missing vulnerable person
Coastguards were called out at 4.30am on Thursday morning (October
24th) to launch a beach search for a missing vulnerable person.
were concerned for the welfare of the lady and asked for the help
of Burnham's Coastguard team in searching the coastline while
a police helicopter searched from overhead.
Coastguard Officer Ian Jefferies told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We
conducted a thorough torch-lit search of Burnham's beach and the
River Brue estuary for the lady. We were happy to give the police
our support in this incident."
police spokesperson said the lady had been found safely.