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BODY FOUND AT CULVER AFTER CLIFF PLUNGE

coastguardhelicopter104nightUPDATED: Police and Coastguard teams have this morning (Monday) discovered a body at Culver Cliff after a car plunged over the cliff edge.

Emergency services attended the notorious location near Sandown at around 05:00 this morning, where the body of a currently unnamed person was discovered.

Coastguard Rescue 104 from Lee-on-Solent was tasked to assist ground units with the search at around 05:00, before winching the deceased and a Coastguard Rescue Officer to the top of the cliff.

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UPDATE @ 09:40 – It has been confirmed by Police that the body of a male, believed to be in his 30s, was recovered from the foot of Culver Cliff after the male drove off the cliff top in a car.

The identity of the individual is yet to be released.

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