Joseph Baleras, 36, has not been seen since he parked his truck at mile 44 on the Nome Highway to hike and mountain run this weekend.
KDLG: State authorities said Tuesday that the search is continuing for a missing man outside of Nome.
Joseph Balderas, 36, parked his truck at mile 44 of the Nome-Council Highway over the weekend to go hiking and mountain running. A missing person report was called in Monday morning, and state troopers triggered a search effort.
On Monday, a state super cub aircraft, a private helicopter, and volunteers on ATVs scoured the area, turning up no clues of Balderas’ whereabouts.
The same assets are searching the area Tuesday, and have added a US Coast Guard H-60 helicopter that was nearby on a training mission.