43-year-old hiker missing in Sequoia National Park

Rangers are asking anyone who hiked along the High Sierra Trail in the last few days to contact them.
Rangers are trying to find a hiker who went missing in Sequoia National Park.

Authorities say 43-year-old Matthew Thoke was hiking along the High Sierra Trail Between Kaweah Gap and Crescent Meadow.

He was last seen around 1 o'clock Wednesday afternoon when he split from his group and walked off-trail.

Thoke has brown hair, brown eyes, and is six feet tall.

He was carrying a black overnight backpack and is believed to be wearing a brightly colored T-shirt and shorts.

Rangers are asking anyone who hiked along the High Sierra Trail in the last few days to contact them.

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