July 17, 2008
Boy Scout Missing in the High Uintas
KIDNEY LAKE, Duchesne County -- A 14-year-old Boy Scout has been missing in the high Uinta Mountains since Tuesday.
The teen was last seen around 5 p.m. Tuesday, but police were not notified until just after 6 p.m. Wednesday, said Duchesne County sheriff's deputy Aaron Chapman.
Police did not release any other details about the Scout Wednesday night. Chapman said more information would be released following a police briefing this morning.
Temperatures could dip as low as 40 degrees overnight in the area with a chance of thunderstorms, according to the National Weather Service in Salt Lake City.
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