On Tuesday afternoon, police called off the search for a missing 27-year-old hiker after finding his body in the North Carolina Mountains. According to WSPA, family members last saw Chad Seger hiking in the Black Balsam area of Pisgah National Forest on Monday, October 12.
Chad, a native of Asheville, was familiar with the area in which he last was seen. ABC 11 reports that as a Marine veteran, he was in good physical health who had no problem hiking long trails before his disappearance.
The family of a British hiker missing in New Zealand’s Mount Aspiring national park say they are “hoping upon hope” that she will be found more than five days after she went missing in rugged bushland.
Stephanie Simpson, 32, has not been seen since she went for a hike at the weekend in the national park, home to one of New Zealand’s highest peaks.
Search operations were underway on Wednesday for a British backpacker who went missing in the South Island of New Zealand after an intense flood in the area.
Stephanie Simpson, 32, has not been seen since she went for a hike last weekend at the Mount Aspiring national park, home to one of New Zealand’s highest peaks.