A specialist search and rescue team are continuing their search for a missing 45-year-old man who urgently requires medical attention.
Mark McCarron, from Haydon Wick, was last seen at the Great Western Hospital where he was receiving treatment at around 6am this morning, 17 July.
Wiltshire Search and Rescue (WILSAR), who are a voluntary organisation who special in searching for missing people, will be searching in the local area to assist police.
Seven hours since his disappearance, WILSAR have been seen searching the hospital grounds, as well as the side of the A419 near to Commonhead roundabout (pictured).
“He was wearing a pea-green t-shirt, black shorts with white stripes on and trainers. He is described as a large build with blond hair and blue eyes”, police say.
Inspector Mark Thompson said: “We would ask anyone who sees Mark to contact us via 999. His family and friends are very worried about him and I would urge him to get in touch immediately. We don’t believe that Mark has his mobile phone with him so may not be able to phone for help.”