The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

February 25, 2013

Two men missing in cave system have been found

By Wendy Holdren
Register-Herald Reporter

— Two men were reported missing in a system of Greenbrier County caves around 9 a.m. Saturday, but the Renick Volunteer Fire Department said they have now been located.

Greenbrier County Emergency Operations Center notified the Renick Fire Department that two men, ages 25 and 31, from New Jersey, had gone into the Norman-Bones system of caves Friday.

They were described as novice cavers, but Assistant Fire Chief April Harvey said the men were located at 7 p.m. Saturday and were in good condition.