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Man found alive nearly 50 days after he was last seen in the Grand Canyon

Officials with the Grand Canyon National Park tweeted Sunday that Coleman was found safe and in good health.
60-year-old man found alive nearly 50 days after he was last seen in the Grand Canyon
60-year-old man found alive nearly 50 days after he was last seen in the Grand Canyon(Grand Canyon National Park)
Published: Feb. 8, 2021 at 3:08 PM EST
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GRAND CANYON, Ariz. (WVLT) -A 60-year-old man who went missing in December at Grand Canyon National Park has been found alive.

The National Park Service (NPS) reported that Stephen Coleman of Portland, Maine was last seen on Dec. 20, 2020 on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.

NPS reported, Coleman had told a friend to look after his things before he went hiking into the canyon. On Saturday, Feb. 6, NPS posted that they were conducting a missing persons search for Coleman.

Officials with the Grand Canyon National Park tweeted Sunday that Coleman was found safe and in good health.

Officials said Coleman was located outside the park but did not elaborate on where. They said he was likely traveling alone.

NPS says they were only notified of Coleman’s disappearance a few days ago.

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