After 4 days of searching difficult terrain around Mt. Si, WA for missing skydiver Kurt Ruppert, Jr, King County Sheriff’s Office has called the search off. Search was conducted both from ground and air, with hundreds of volunteers from various volunteer rescue groups in addition to the Sheriff’s Office searching extremely difficult terrain. Weather forecast at Mt. Si remains cold, visibility low and new snow at higher elevations.
News report from KOMOnews.com can be found here.
We send our sincerest sympathies to all of Kurt’s family and friends.