Police launch major marine search and rescue after man washed off rocks at Esperance’s Salmon Beach
A major marine rescue operation has been launched with a man believed to have been washed off the rocks at a popular fishing beach in Esperance.
Police said they were notified of the incident at Salmon Beach at 2.40pm and understood the man had not yet been found.
The search includes Esperance police, a Department of Fire and Emergency Services search vessel and a Department of Transport search vessel.
A search helicopter has also been deployed along with Esperance Surf Life Saving jet skis.
Police said more information would be released once details were confirmed at the scene.
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