UPDATED: Sun Peaks employee found, is safe
A Sun Peaks employee reported missing on Monday, April 2, has been found and is safe.
Cinzia Pedrenie, a 24-year-old from Switzerland, went missing after leaving Sun Peaks at 4 a.m. and using a trail to get to nearby Whitecroft.
At 5:30 p.m., Pedrenie walked out of the bush and onto the roadway near Upper Louis Creek Road, an area that had been extensively searched earlier in the day. Pedrenie was recognized by a Sun Peaks residents as she made her way to the road and it was that person who brought her to the Kamloops Search and Rescue staging area about a kilometer from Whitecroft.
Pedreni was taken to Royal Inland Hospital to be treated for minor injuries, including scratches and cuts, from walking in the bush.