Mushroom picker found dead in Tillamook State Forest

Michael Scott Lund was found dead on Thursday. (Portland Mountain Rescue)_526860

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A mushroom picker missing since Monday was found dead on Thursday.

Portland Mountain Rescue says the body of Michael Scott Lund, 49, was found deep in a ravine. Crews used vertical rigging skills to extract his body.

On Friday, the Tillamook County Sheriff’s Office said Lund likely fell 60 feet from a rock embankment and sustained head and neck trauma.

Lund got separated from his group around 10:30 a.m. Monday on Drift Creek Forest Road off Hwy 6. He was supposed to return to his car by 4 p.m.

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