The Anderson County Rescue Squad was going to resume searching Monday afternoon for a missing man whose pickup truck was found parked on the side of the road near the water at Bull Run Park in Claxton on Sunday, authorities said.
The man, reported to be 66, was reported missing in Knox County on Sunday morning.
Anderson County Sheriff Paul White said the man’s black pickup truck was located on the side of road across Bull Run Creek from Bull Run Park. The keys were in the truck, and a suicide note was in the truck, White said. The vehicle was parked alongside New Henderson Road at Tracy Allison Lane. Deputies found it near Bull Run Park at about 12:45 p.m. Sunday.
But rescuers aren’t certain that the man is in the water, said White, who was among those on rescue boats searching the cold water on Sunday.
“We don’t know where he’s at or if he’s here,” White said. [Read more…]