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Elan Valley reservoir search for missing 68-year-old man

Published date: 20 March 2017 |
Published by: Owain Farrington 
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EMERGENCY services have been conducting a large search for a 68-year-old man at the Claerwen Dam in the Elan Valley.

Police, fire and rescue, with air support from NPAS and specialist dogs, searched the beauty spot near Rhayader.

Dyfed-Powys Police received a report on Monday, March 13 that the man had not been seen for around a week.

The man’s family are being supported by specialist officers whilst the search continues.

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