Missing man reunited with family after search
A missing man is back with his family.
The East Ridge Fire Department said firefighters and police officers were called around 11:30 pm to the area of North Smith Street and McCall Road about a missing 36-year-old man. The man was last seen in a wooded area near I-75.
The area is around 60-80 acres and the only way to access it is with a four-wheel drive. The Hamilton County Sheriff's Department brought a drone to use in the search.
The man was found around 2:30 am. He was uninjured.
Rescuers took him to reunite with his family.