UPDATE: Man Missing From Ourimbah Found

Police, SES engaged.

10 April 2018

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An elderly man's been found after going missing in Ourimbah overnight.

The 82-year-old has been be winched to safety, after falling into a ditch near Bangalow Creek Lane.

The SES says he's conscious, but appears to be dehydrated after spending the night out in the open.

He's been taken to Hospital as a precaution.

Police are thanking the community and media for their assistance.


THIS MORNING: The search is up and running again this morning for an elderly man missing at Ourimbah.

The 82-year-old got off at the suburb's train station overnight, and authorities have managed to track his phone to Sohier Park.

Efforts including a flyover by the Westpac Rescue Chopper were unsuccessful in tracking him down overnight

Police and SES are still scouring the area around the park this morning.

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