Callouts 2013

Brendon Common, Exmoor National Park

The Exmoor Search and Rescue Team worked with both Avon & Somerset Police and Devon & Cornwall Police in the search for a 51 year old male from Melksham in Wiltshire.

His car had been located abandoned on Brendon Common at 12.30 hrs and there were concerns for his welfare.  The search involving around fifty personnel from both the Exmoor Search and Rescue Team and Police forces encompassed wide areas of open moorland and wooded areas.

The search was suspended at 19.45 hrs whilst the Police continued enquiries.

UPDATE: 14/1/2013 - The missing man has now been located.