Lifeboat and helicopter search for missing diver

Dorset coastline
Coastguard helicopters are searching the area in Dorset [Getty Images]

Emergency services are searching for a diver who has disappeared off the Jurassic Coast.

The diver was reported missing from the Dorset area at about 13:50 BST, according to HM Coastguard.

Lifeboats from Weymouth and Swanage are searching the area, along with two Coastguard helicopters and a fixed wing aircraft.

Dorset Police has been approached for more information.

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