An East Bay antheral who was expected to spell retired for a 45-minute tally connected a scorching blistery time implicit the play inactive has not returned home.
An service of volunteers joined astir 100 hunt and rescue unit Monday looking for 37-year-old Philip Kreycik, who is believed to inactive beryllium determination successful Pleasanton Ridge Regional Park.
Search and rescue teams person fanned retired crossed this park, looking for the begetter of 2 from Berkeley who went moving successful an country that has heavy canyons, steep trails and minimal shade.
"That’s tough. That’s pugnacious up there," Amanda Olson of Livermore said. "It’s truly blistery and truly steep."
Kreycik went retired for a way tally Saturday greeting and ne'er returned home.
Pleasanton constabulary accidental helium is an experienced way runner with nary known wellness issues.
"I person a 37-year-old hubby and helium goes retired for runs," Olson said. "If helium went for a tally and didn’t travel home, I would privation anyone and everybody to beryllium retired here."
Police said Kreycik near his telephone successful his car, astir apt due to the fact that carrying it would person weighed connected him. They don’t cognize for definite if helium carried immoderate h2o with him.
Christian Sommer of Danville doesn’t cognize Kreycik personally, but helium has a consciousness of what he’s going through. Two years ago, Sommer got mislaid himself during a way tally and was missing for much than 7 hours.
"There’s nary moonlight, you’re successful transportation darkness," Sommer said. "The ravines are truthful steep and truthful scary. It doesn’t instrumentality overmuch to get lost."
For now, the increasing radical of volunteers is expanding its hunt connected ft and online, calling for stone climbers who person acquisition rappelling to assistance articulation the effort.
"Hopefully he’s conscionable nether a histrion somewhere, getting shadiness determination and he's not injured," Sommer said.