A Silver Alert has been canceled for a Haywood County man who went missing Saturday evening.
Deputies said Charles Doering, 69, of Beaverdam, was found just before noon Sunday. They said he had driven up a steep driveway off Max Patch in the upper end of Fines Creek, and his pickup truck got stuck in the mud. He was found by a caretaker of the property.
On Saturday, officials said Doering was driving a silver-colored 2007 two-door Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck home from Tennessee when he took a wrong turn off exit 104 from Highway 74 around 6:30 p.m. Saturday.
Deputies said Doering has not returned home and that he does not have a mobile telephone with him.
Deputies said Doering is about 6 feet tall, 250 pounds, with silver hair, blue eyes and glasses.
The North Carolina tag number for the pickup truck is ZPE-7996.
The truck has a Marine Corps sticker in the back window.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Haywood County Sheriff's Office at (828) 452-6666.
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