Helicopter and multiple lifeboats launched to person believed to be in Worthing water

Crews from the Shoreham and Littlehampton RNLI have launched this evening (March 3).

Sunday, 3rd March 2019, 9:00 pm
Updated Sunday, 3rd March 2019, 9:25 pm
Emergency services at the scene. Pic: Harvey Wilton

A tweet from Shoreham RNLI said crews from Shoreham and Littlehampton had responded to reports of a person in the water in Worthing.

An eye witness reported seeing a helicopter, at least six police cars and two lifeboats, amid fears somebody had fallen from the pier.

Sussex Police are also believed to be in attendance and have been approached for more information.

Emergency services at the scene. Pic: Harvey Wilton
Emergency services at the scene. Pic: Harvey Wilton