Helicopter called in to help search for diver missing at sea

RNLI Great Yarmouth and Gorleston lifeboat.
Picture: NICK BUTCHER

RNLI Great Yarmouth and Gorleston lifeboat. Picture: NICK BUTCHER - Credit: Nick Butcher

The search for a diver who has gone missing at sea off the Norfolk coast is continuing today.

HM Coastguard said there was still no sign of the diver and a helicopter has joined the search.

The coastguard received a call to assist with reports of an overdue diver 10 miles east of the Great Yarmouth coast at 6.30pm on Monday.

The Great Yarmouth and Gorleston Lifeboat and Caister Lifeboat have also joined the search for the man, along with the Coastguard helicopter.

A spokesman for HM Coastguard said the search was ongoing.


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