Search finds distressed woman in north Northumberland

News from Northumbria Police
News from Northumbria Police

A search was launched in the early hours after reports of a distressed woman asking for directions to the sea.

The alarm was raised shortly before midnight when Berwick Coastguard was alerted.

Both of Berwick’s lifeboats were launched and, together with the Coastguard and Northumbria Police, crews searched the area.

The woman was found by police officers shortly after.