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Dispatch: 2 missing people found near Shining Rock Wilderness in Haywood Co.

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HAYWOOD CO., NC (FOX Carolina) -

Dispatchers said two people were found after they went missing in Haywood County Saturday evening. 

According to dispatch, the two people walked out of the woods on their own Sunday morning. 

Search and rescue examined the two people and found no injuries, dispatch said. 

According to dispatch, the pair went missing near the Shining Rock Wilderness area. One of the missing persons called a friend around 7 p.m. for help after getting lost, dispatchers said.

That same friend drove to the area and found their vehicle, but could not locate the two missing people. The friend later called for help from Emergency Services around 8:45 p.m.

Dispatchers said cell service in the area is horrible, and they were unable to get a hold of the two lost people.

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