Hiker missing on Sumas Mountain found

Search and rescue locate man around 2 a.m.

  • May. 10, 2013 3:00 p.m.
Search and rescue found a hiker early Friday morning

Search and rescue found a hiker early Friday morning



A missing hiker on Sumas Mountain was found at about 1:45 a.m. by search and rescue members.

The 20-year-old man texted his family at around 9 p.m. on Thursday, explaining that he was lost on the north side of Sumas Mountain.

The hiker gave a description of where he was before his cellphone battery died.

The Abbotsford Police Department and the Central Fraser Valley Search and Rescue responded, locating the hiker in the early morning.

He was unharmed.