NM authorities find truck of missing Arizona man
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Authorities say they have found the truck of an Arizona man reported missing last weekend after flood evacuations in the small New Mexico town of Mogollon.
But New Mexico State Police say there's still no sign of 83-year-old Howard Bassett and air and ground crews were still searching for him Thursday.
Police say Bassett's truck was found Wednesday night by aerial searchers and it was wrapped in mud and flood debris.
Bassett was staying at staying at the Silver Creek Inn when heavy rains hit. He was evacuated on Saturday due to flash floods, but a clerk at the inn says Bassett never returned for his belongings.
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