an member station

KNPR

Red Rock Search and Rescue

David Cummings was a certified search and rescue technician for the past 20 years, rescuing hikers and finding remains in California.  He thought he left that life behind when he moved to Las Vegas.  But then hiker Ron Kirk went missing in Red Rock, and suddenly David found himself in charge of hundreds of volunteers.  Ron's body was eventually found, and now David is starting Red Rock Search and Rescue.  The independent group aims to help families continue to search for loved ones.  David Cummings talks about the new search team, and shares harrowing stories of his own search-and-rescue days, and what to do when people disappear into thin air.
 
GUEST
David Cummings, founder, Red Rock Search and Rescue

Support comes from

Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Now Playing
/
My Queue
Press Play to start audio

My Queue

Nothing Playing

Add some items to your playlist to play them.