Bridlington Lifeboat Deputy Launching Authority (DLA) Fred Ingham received a request from the UK Coastguard at 6. 26 pm today after reports of a person in the sea.

The inshore lifeboat was tasked to join the Bridlington Coastguard Rescue Team to search an area between the harbour and the Leisure Center but no one could be found.

According to later reports a man was found by the Coastguard Team and Police on the Promenade.
Due to concerns regarding the man’s health an Ambulance was requested.