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Crews Find Eastern Kentucky Man, Missing Overnight

Search crews located a missing 75-year-old southeastern Kentucky man after searching for him in the overnight hours.

Crews searched into the overnight hours using search dogs in the Page community of Bell County.

They were looking for Eulis Fuson. His niece says he suffers from Alzheimer's and Schizophrenia and needs daily medication.

When the sun came up Wednesday morning, a National Guard helicopter spotted Fuson a few hundred yards from his home.

Crews say they believe he only suffered hypothermia and a few cuts and bruises. Fuson was flown to UT Medical Center in Knoxville for treatment.


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