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07/02/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 07/02/2020 09:09

Missing Pocatello Man Found in Glacier National Park

Date:
July 2, 2020
Contact:Gina Kerzman, 406-888-5838

WEST GLACIER, Mont. [July 1, 2020]- The body of a missing Pocatello, Idaho man was found in Glacier National Park early this afternoon.

George Calvin Adams, whose vehicle was discovered on Inside North Fork Road in Glacier National Park on Monday, June 29, was found in the Hidden Meadow area south of Polebridge.

Glacier National Park Search and Rescue was joined by the Flathead County Sheriff Search and Rescue and Two Bear Air Rescue for the search. A Two Bear Air helicopter located the individual in an inaccessible area, brought a coroner to the location, and removed the body. Adams' family has been notified.

The search in Glacier started after the vehicle was found by park officials on Monday morning at the trailhead of Hidden Meadow Trail. The search continued through Tuesday, with the area and number of search and rescue personnel increasing as the search went on. As many as 50 personnel had joined the search by Wednesday.

Adams was reported missing on Saturday by the owners of a guest ranch where he was staying.

Cause of death is currently unknown although an animal attack is not suspected.