Missing Homer snowmachiner found

Jan 13, 2013 -- 5:49pm

 

- ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - A 41-year-old Homer snowmachiner reported missing has been found by volunteers. A volunteer pilot spotted Steve Craig walking near Cytex Creek on the Kenai Peninsula Sunday afternoon. Craig was transported by helicopter to Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna. Craig was reported missing from companions after saying he that he was low on fuel and didn't have proper gear or food in the Caribou Hills area. Troopers' spokeswoman Megan Peters says Cytex Creek is "essentially in the middle of nowhere." Searchers included 60 snowmobilers as well as aircraft.
 

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