Northern Kentucky man missing in Red River Gorge

Posted at 6:13 PM, Jul 25, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-25 18:13:23-04

STANTON, Ky. -- Powell, Wolfe and Menifee County search and rescue teams spent Wednesday scouring Red River Gorge for a camper who had disappeared the previous night. Leslie Reynolds remained missing when the sun set.

According to a Facebook post from Wolfe County authorities, Reynolds texted his mother Tuesday night, stating he was lost and could not find his vehicle. Search and rescue workers found his camp site near Indian Staircase but had not located Reynolds by 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Anyone who sees Reynolds, whom authorities described as standing 5-feet-7-inches and weighing 215 pounds, should call 911.