Search underway for man reported missing at Grand Canyon

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Marc Buckhout By Jennifer Thomas Marc Buckhout By Jennifer Thomas

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. – A search is underway for a 36-year-old man who went missing while hiking at the Grand Canyon.

Marc Buckhout was reported missing by a member of his family on Saturday evening. He was last seen at 4:30 p.m. hiking along the South Rim west of Grandview Point in the vicinity of Highway 64.

The National Park Service is conducting an investigation into the man's whereabouts.

Buckhout is described as 5 feet 9 inches tall, 175 pounds with brown hair.

Anyone with information regarding Buckhout is asked to contact Grand Canyon National Park Silent Witness Program at 928-638-7767.