Photo: Greg Martin

Search for snorkeler who went missing near Porthcurno, Cornwall, could continue today

Yesterday afternoon Sennen Cove RNLI received a call reporting that a snorkeler had gone missing around the Porthcurno/ Minack Theatre area.

Penzance and Land’s End Coastguard Rescue Teams also joined to search and a May Day was sent out for other vessels in the area – but nothing was found.

Photo: Greg Martin
The snorkeler was spotted entering the water near Porthcurno, but two hours later he had not returned.

A spokesman for the Maritime Coastguard Agency confirmed this morning that there had been no developments overnight. He said that a meeting would be held this morning to discuss the next step, with a further search likely to be carried out today.

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14 July, 2017, 5:50 pm

Source: CornwallLive

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