Search underway for missing 58-year-old man in Carter County

CARTER COUNTY, Mo. (KBSI) – A search and rescue mission is underway in Carter County for a missing man.

Search crews are looking near Cave Spring southeast of Van Buren in the Ozark National Scenic Riverways for a missing 58-year-old man.

National Park Service personnel along with Missouri Highway Patrol Aviation Division, Missouri Department of Conservation and Carter County Emergency Response teams are combing the ground to locate the man.

Additional people are not needed at this time, according to the National Park Service. Emergency crews ask the public to stay clear of the Cave Spring and the Lost Man Cave Road so the aviation crews can work from the air to spot the missing hunter.

 

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