A MAN was rescued from the marshes near Grange-over-Sands yesterday after getting lost.

The man, who had a heart condition, called Cumbria Police on his phone at around 4.40pm to ask for help.

The Coastguard was called and a search of the waterways was mounted with Arnside and Furness Rescue Teams.

A hovercraft from Morecambe also attended.



The missing man was located and brought to the shore where he was met by an ambulance.