Crews rescue man who disappeared while hunting ginseng

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ESTILL COUNTY, Ky. Search and rescue crews found a missing man late Wednesday night after he disappeared while hunting ginseng earlier that day.

The Irvine Fire Department says officials were called to t he Happy Top Road area around 7:30 yesterday evening to help find a 65 year old man.

Crews were able to establish contact with the man, and eventually led him out of the area.

The man's condition is unknown, though initially he was not taken to the hospital.


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