Man trapped in fast-flowing River Teifi at Llechryd, near Cardigan

A rescue is under way after reports a man is trapped in fast-flowing water in the River Teifi near Cardigan.

Firefighters with specialist rescue equipment and boats have been sent to the scene in Ceredigion along with a Sea King rescue helicopter.

Fire crews from Cardigan and Aberystwyth were sent to the area near the Hammet House hotel at Llechryd, Ceredigion, after the alarm was raised at 07:50 BST.

The ambulance service is on standby.

More to follow.

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