Search underway for missing Canadian hiker in Joshua Tree National Park

Rescue teams are coming Joshua Tree National Park for Canadian who was last seen Friday morning.

Paul Miller, 51, left to hike to 49 Palms Oasis Friday and, when he didn’t return by noon, his wife notified park officials, according to the Desert Sun.

The search began at 12:30 pm and Miller’s vehicle was found at 49 Palms Oasis, reports Z107.7.

About three dozen searchers are looking for Miller along with K-9 units and a helicopter. He is described as a white man, 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighing 160 pounds.

Anyone with info or who may have seen Miller should call (909) 383-5651.