Two people missing after boat capsizes in Roadford Lake in Devon

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A search is under way for two people missing after a boat capsized in a lake in Devon.

Emergency services were called at about 1.30pm on Wednesday to Roadford Lake in Lewdown, Okehampton.

A number of people were reported to have been on the vessel at the time. All were adults and believed to be from the county.

Police, fire, ambulance, the air ambulance, coastguard and search and rescue teams were sent to the area.

Four people have been rescued from the water - including two who were taken to Derriford Hospital in Plymouth for treatment. Their conditions are not known.

The other two were checked over and discharged by paramedics at the scene.

Search teams are looking for a further two people and the boat has been located.

A road closure has been put in place at the Roadford Lake Activity Centre.

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