Three divers reported missing off coast of Co Antrim


A major search has been launched for three divers reported missing off the coast of Northern Ireland.

The divers went missing in the sea at Blackhead, near Whitehead, Co Antrim, shortly before 5.30pm.

An Irish Coastguard helicopter is involved in the search along with Coastguard rescue teams from Portmuck and Larne. A number of merchant vessels are also helping with the search.