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Callouts 2014

Sunday, 13 April 2014 09:46

Concern for vulnerable missing male sparks Teignmouth search

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Concern for vulnerable missing male sparks Teignmouth search

The team were called out at 19:15 on Friday April 12th by Devon and Cornwall Police to assist in the search for a high risk missing male.

The search was centre around Teignmouth and its golf course near to the mans home and included around 30 Dartmoor Search and Rescue Ashburton volunteers.

Our Mountain rescue Landrover DART52 at Teignmouth Golf Course

The search continued to after midnight with no further sightings reported.

Man located

In the early hours of Saturday morning, Devon and Cornwall Police received a call from the individual asking for help. The Police Helicopter located him (and his mountain bike) in a field near Silverton in East Devon, and airlifted him to the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital where he is recovering.

Dartmoor Rescue team members preparing to leave on a search at Teignmouth Golf Course Devon

Dartmoor Rescue team members preparing to leave on a search at Teignmouth Golf Course Devon

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