Very little information was released concerning this person. This person's name was not released in media reporting and, as such, we are not able to make any additional observations about this person's identity or the circumstances surrounding the period in which this person was missing.
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According to source, PORTLAND, Ore. — A 50-year-old man who had been missing in the Willamette National Forest since Thursday, March 11, 2021, was rescued by the Coast Guard early Saturday, March 13, 2021.
Coast Guard crews and state search and rescue personnel were first alerted of the missing hiker after ground crews found the man's parked car and his backpack near the trailhead. A helicopter was launched and rescuers searched until nightfall but weren't able to find him.
The search resumed the next day and it wasn't until just before midnight on Friday, March 12th, that crews found the man. The hiker, located near Oakridge, was dehydrated and extremely hypothermic, according to the Coast Guard.
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50 years old
Foul Play Suspected: No
Suspected Suicide: No
Cause of Death: Believed Alive / Not Dead
Reported missing on March 11, 2021 - 572 days, 20 hours, 11 minutes ago
Found on March 13, 2021 - 570 days, 20 hours, 11 minutes ago
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Mar 17, 2021 at 14:31
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Apr 17, 2021 at 23:46
This case file has been assigned the Missing Persons ID 1221
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