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Missing person rescued after ATV crash

A missing person was successfully found and rescued after two members of the public spotted their ATV upturned in a ravine beside Old Sundance Road.

On June 9, a Crook County Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to a report of a person missing from their Sundance home. The deputy was unable to locate the person in or around their home but, shortly afterwards, received a report of a side-by-side in the ditch on Old Sundance Road.

The deputy responded to the area and found the person who had reported the crash parked in the road, and the side-by-side off the east of the roadway down a steep ravine....