UPDATE: Missing Hunter Found Safe

By: KKCO Email
By: KKCO Email

MESA COUNTY, Colo. (KKCO) - The hunter who went missing in the Hightower mountain area was found Sunday around 9:30 a.m.

According to the Mesa County Sheriff's Office, 28 volunteers from the ground team, ATV team and posse participated in the search. Along with the volunteers there was also help from several MCSO Deputies and Division of Wildlife Officers.

Authorites say the 60-year-old man was found uninjured and was checked out by EMS.


You must be logged in to post comments.

Username:
Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:

Read Comments

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
  • by janelle Location: denver on Oct 18, 2009 at 06:01 PM
    thank god for the sheriffs dept, dept. Of wildlife and the volunteers that put their lives at risk to find my father. I am forever grateful for the safe rescue and return of my father.
KKCO NBC 11 News
2531 Blichmann Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81505

Station Phone: 970.243.1111
Business Fax: 970.243.1770
Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793
News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 64674107 - nbc11news.com/a?a=64674107
Gray Television, Inc.