Swimmer dead, second missing in Victoria

A swimmer is dead and another is missing off Wilsons Promontory in Victoria.

The pair got into trouble swimming with friends at Squeaky Beach about 3.40pm on Friday, police said.

A witness managed to pull one man from the water but he died at the scene.

The second man is still missing. A helicopter crew is helping search for him and water police are also on their way.

A report will be prepared for the coroner.