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August 1, 2012
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Search for missing Carson doctor continues

Inyo County officials are hoping someone hiking in the area saw Carson City physician Dr. Gary Dankworth in the John Muir Wilderness over the weekend.

The search for Dankworth, 60, entered its fourth day after he was reported overdue on Sunday afternoon.

According to the Inyo County Sheriff's Office, Dankworth failed to return to camp from a hike to summit Norman Clyde Peak above Big Pine on Saturday, and was due out the following morning.

Dankworth is described as an experienced backcountry hiker; he has brown/gray hair and moustache; he is wearing a light gray hat, tan long-sleeve shirt, light …

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The Record Courier Updated Aug 2, 2012 09:57AM Published Aug 1, 2012 04:15PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.