The search is on for a missing hiker in Nevada County
Crews from Placer, Alpine, El Dorado, and Nevada Counties are joined by Tahoe Nordic Center crews searching for 28-year-old Kevin Davis of Truckee. Deputies say he left Peter Grub Hut near Donner Summit Tuesday at noon and hasn't been seen since. He was on snowshoes, and was with a group of friends who were on skis when he got separated, according to the Nevada County Sheriff's Department.
He was reported missing around three o'clock Tuesday afternoon. Crews started their search two hours later and have been looking for the around the clock since then. However, rescuers have been unsuccessful as of late Wednesday night.
A California Highway Patrol helicopter helped with the search on Wednesday afternoon when the weather permitted.
Rescuers are meeting at Boreal Mountain Resort.
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