Fisherman missing in Hawke's Bay

The Tukituki River - Photo: RNZ / Claire Eastham-Farrelly

A search is underway in Hawke's Bay after a man failed to return from a fishing trip yesterday.

The 75-year-old man had been fly fishing in the Tukituki River at Haumoana.

A search and rescue operation, including a helicopter with infrared technology, resumed early this morning.

The man's vehicle was found parked near the river.