Missing prospector found

A 76-year-old prospector who went missing near Kalgoorlie on Tuesday has been found safe and well.

Peter O’Shaughnessy disappeared while prospecting with a friend 45km north-east of Kalgoorlie.

O’Shaughnessy’s friend reported him missing at around 6pm Tuesday night.

Police and the Australian Maritime Safety Authority search and rescue aircraft searched the Bullock Holes area, near Yarri Road where the man was last seen.

O’Shaughnessy was found safe and well on Wednesday afternoon, West Australian reported.

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