Texas Man found after being lost for a week hiking in Arkansas

Texas Man found hiking Arkansas

MENA, Ark. (AP) — Searchers have found a Texas man who went missing last weekend while hiking alone in a remote area of Arkansas.

Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer says 38-year-old Joshua McClatchy, of Fort Worth, was dehydrated but in good spirits when he was found late Friday.

Mr. McClatchy was sent to the hospital to be evaluated

He was taken to a hospital for evaluation. Sawyer says searchers in a helicopter equipped with infrared technology spotted McClatchy in the Caney Creek Wilderness area.

Texas Man found hiking Arkansas

The crew then directed rescuers on the ground to him.