Missing man rescued after being spotted by drone

The search area

A 75 year old man who was reported missing in Brancaster near Hunstanton has been found alive and well.

The man was last seen at around 5.10pm yesterday evening on the beach heading towards Titchwell.

Coastguard rescue teams and a police helicopter were involved in the search overnight and he was spotted in the sea off Titchwell by a police drone this afternoon.

He's now been taken to hospital.