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Hiker from Auburn missing in Gifford Pinchot National Forest near Ashford and Mount Rainier National Park

Post by Craig Hill / The News Tribune on May 9, 2011 at 12:24 pm |
May 9, 2011 12:28 pm

Search and rescue teams are scouring the Gifford Pinchot National Forest near the southwest corner of Mount Rainier National Park for a 45-year-old Auburn man who has been missing since Saturday, according to KIROtv.com.

The website is reporting that the Lewis County Sheriff’s Department reports that the man is an equipped and experienced hiker. His truck was found on Forest Service Road 85.

Rescuers from Lewis and Pierce counties are involved in the search.

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