Departments respond to missing camper

A firetruck searched for a missing 75-year-old man Tuesday who was reported to be camping on a property near Beers Road in Copemish before going missing. He was found after more than an hour of searching.

COPEMISH — Multiple public safety departments responded to assist in finding a 75-year-old man who was reported missing Tuesday afternoon.

The Michigan State Police, Manistee County Sheriff’s Office, Maple Grove Township Fire Department and Cleon Township Fire Department were called at approximately 3:20 p.m. to Beers Road in Copemish to help find the man.

The missing person’s name was not released and it was reported that he was camping with family before going missing. He was found at approximately 5 p.m.

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