- Associated Press - Monday, August 1, 2016

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Search and rescue crews are looking for a missing hiker in the Mount Jefferson Wilderness.

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office says in a news release that 21-year-old Riley Zickel, from the Portland area, has not been seen since Wednesday, when he arrived to hike in Jefferson Park. He had been planning to camp there for one night.

Search crews had been looking for Zickel on Sunday and planned to continue their efforts Monday morning.

The agencies involved in the search include Marion County Search and Rescue, the Linn County and Polk County sheriff’s offices, the United State Forest Service and the Air National Guard. The Lane County Sheriff’s Office and Corvallis mountain rescuers were expected to join the search Monday.

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