Late night search for missing fisherman off West Cork
Call made to Coast Guard to report concerns man’s 20ft boat had not returned to shore
Dunmanus Bay in west Cork, where a search for a missing fisherman is continuing. File photograph: Google Maps
A call came into the Coast Guard at about 8.30pm to report concerns the man’s 20ft boat had not come back to shore. It is believed he was due to return at 6pm.
Despite the loss of light, considerable search efforts were ongoing late on Wednesday night on Dunmanus Bay and are due to continue on Thursday morning.