Missing hiker in Highland Forest found; in good condition

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UPDATE: As of 11:40 p.m., the hiker has been found, according to State Police.

He is believed to be in good health and made it out to the road by himself, according to police.


FABIUS, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Multiple agencies are searching for a missing hiker in the area of Highland Forest.

The call first went out around 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday with agencies including State Police, Fabius Fire and Onondaga County Sheriff’s all gathering at Skyline Lodge on the state park property.

The agencies are searching the area for a man who was reported missing by his family.

According to police, the man is in his early 30s and was hiking with a female. They then got separated and the female was able to find her way back and call 911.

This is a developing story and will be updated as we receive more information.


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