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Man lost in hills above Carson City rescued

A search is underway for a man reported missing in the hills above Carson City near Goni Road.
A search is underway for a man reported missing in the hills above Carson City near Goni Road.(Carson City Search and Rescue)
Published: Jan. 29, 2021 at 8:33 AM PST|Updated: Jan. 29, 2021 at 3:51 PM PST
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CARSON CITY, Nev. (KOLO) - UPDATE 10:20 A.M. Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong confirms the man at the center of a search north of Carson City has been rescued.

The search began near Goni Road north of Arrowhead. It’s believed the man was walking up the hill either late Thursday night or early Friday morning.

Sheriff Furlong says Washoe County Search and Rescue crews were able to reach the man, who was found in the hills east of Washoe Valley.

There is no word on his condition, but the man has been transported to a Reno hospital suffering from hypothermia.

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