Search underway for missing person near Donkey Creek
October 23, 2021 8:27AM PDT
UPDATE: Missing person has been located and is in good condition.
The Grays Harbor Sheriffs Office tells KXRO that a search is underway near Humptulips for a mushroom picker.
Undersheriff Brad Johansson says that the local sheriff’s office is utilizing search and rescue members and tracking dogs in an attempt to locate a 40-year-old male who did not return to their vehicle while picking mushrooms.
According to Johansson, they were last seen in the early afternoon on Friday, October 22 on Donkey Creek Road near milepost 9.
The man became separated from their group and did not return to the vehicle.
The man was also reportedly not dressed or prepared to spend the night in the woods.