Rescue crews search for man missing in Grand Canyon - Tucson News Now

Rescue crews search for man missing in Grand Canyon

Source: Grand Canyon National Park Source: Grand Canyon National Park
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Rescue crews are searching for a man who went missing on the Colorado River in Grand Canyon National Park, according to Grand Canyon National Park PIO Kirby-Lynn Shedlowski.

Victor Tseng of Phoenix went missing on the river at River Mile 157. National Park Search and Rescue crews searched the area from the air and by bout Saturday. The search is being continued by boat.

There have not yet been any evidence leading to Tseng who reportedly fell off of a ledge and landed in the river at 3:190 p.m. on Friday, June 27.

He was not wearing a floatation device and members of his party last saw him below Havasu Rapids.

Tseng is a 68-year-old man who is 5 feet 7 inches and weighs 157 pounds. He has gray hair, brown eyes and was wearing a long-sleeve aquamarine shirt with tan pants and a yellow headband.

The National Park Service is conducting a Search and Rescue operation as well as a missing persons investigation. Anyone with information on the location of Victor Tseng is asked to contact National Park Service Dispatch at (928) 638-7805.

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