Rescuers locate lost skier on Mt. Hood
MOUNT HOOD, Ore. - A 22-year-old skier from Portland was found safe after he got lost on Mt. Hood Friday night.
Conor Roland-Chicvara called his mother from the mountain with his cell phone to tell her he was lost at around 8 p.m., Clackamas County sheriff's deputies said. His mother called the Timberline Ski Patrol, who then called the sheriff's office.
Roland-Chicvara had a GPS device with him, deputies said. Rescuers located his position in Zig Zag Canyon.
Ski patrol members found him at around 1:30 a.m.
He was not hurt.