Body of missing Vancouver man found

The Vancouver Police Department is searching for 77-year-old Kurt Pahl who left his home on Dec. 12, 2017. If you've seen him, call 911. Photo courtesy Vancouver Police Department

The body of a missing Vancouver man was found Saturday, officials say.

77-year-old Kurt Pahl was last seen Monday, December 11, when he left his home in a vehicle. Vancouver police say he suffered from several serious medical conditions and were concerned he might need medical help.

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The Washington State Department of Transportation issued a statewide silver alert Wednesday afternoon.

His body was recovered in Skamania County Saturday.

Officials say he was found near North Benneville and that his death was self-inflicted.

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