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11 October 2011

NSRI and police search for missing man

STILL BAY NEWS - At approximately 23:00 on Saturday, October 8, NSRI Still Bay volunteers were activated to assist local police in searching for a man suspected to have gone missing on the Goukou River, 8km upstream of Still Bay.

It is suspected that the man may have been on a sea kayak.

Enrico Menezies, NSRI Still Bay station commander, said that a search on Saturday night revealed no sign of the man: "NSRI volunteers, our NSRI sea rescue craft and a police dive team continued to search yesterday, Sunday, October 9, but as of yet no sign of the missing man has been found."
The man's kayak however, has been found.

Information courtesy of NSRI Sea Rescue Communications.

- Mossel Bay Advertiser