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MO: Hunter rescued after getting lost in Shawnee National Forest

October 14, 2018


A hunter was found after getting lost in the Shawnee National Forest near Horseshoe Bluff according to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office.

The call came in around 7:37 p.m. on Saturday, October 13.

The 46-year-old man from Springfield was found after contacting his cell phone. He was found unhurt around 10:29 p.m. and returned to his campsite.

The Murphysboro-Pomona-Somerset Fire Department helped in the search. 

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