FRASER, Colo. (AP) - The search has been called off for a missing hunter in the Colorado mountains.
Grand County Sheriff Rod Johnson says the search for 51-year-old Richard Kothanek of Littleton ended on Tuesday.
Johnson says temperatures dropped to minus-16 Saturday night making it unlikely Kothanek survived.
Authorities say Kothanek went on a short hunting trip by himself on Saturday and never returned.
(© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
for more features.