HUTTO, Texas (KXAN) — A missing 90-year-old man near Hutto has been found safe.
Rafael Lopez went missing sometime after 11:30 a.m. Thursday on Private Road 906 — located east of State Highway 130 and north of Hutto — Williamson County Sheriff Robert Chody said.
Lopez was wearing an orange shirt, blue pants and a black hat. The sheriff says, due to a medical condition, he was believed to be in danger.
Chody tweeted a photo around 9 p.m. of Lopez sitting on the ground next to the deputy, writing: “I’m extremely proud of our teams tireless efforts in the search of a missing elderly male. He was sitting waiting for help and dehydrated when located. This is the compassion our team demonstrates to our community.”