THE Isle of Wight search for a man missing from Freshwater is continuing for a third day.

Hampshire Constabulary has confirmed its officers are trying to find a man aged in his seventies, who has not been seen since Thursday.

A major search was started on Thursday night, after the discovery of a vehicle.

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Yarmouth RNLI, Freshwater Indepedent Lifeboat and WightSar, as well as Isle of Wight coastguard teams, have all been involved in the operation over the last few days.

The MCA say its teams are not involved in today's search, however.

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Isle of Wight County Press:

Police helicopter over Freshwater Bay today (Saturday)