crews called out for second time in hunt for man
Coastguards and BARB volunteers were called back to Weston on Monday
(October 16th) in the search for a missing person.
were re-tasked to Weston super Mare for a further search for a missing
vulnerable person, having previously undertaken an overnight
hunt for him.
Burnham-On-Sea crews assisted Weston Coastguards with a daylight
low water search.
Weston Coastguards kitted up in full rescue gear for a search of
the old Birnbeck Pier after being taken over to the island by Weston
Burnham Coastguard team performed a separate foot search along the
rocks on the shore from Birnbeck, heading south to Knightstone Island.
members of Burnham Coastguard teamed up with the BARB hovercraft
team and a foot search was undertaken.
a thorough search, the teams were stood down at around 2pm to return
to their station for another clean down and readiness check.
have been continuing their enquiries as part of the search.