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Local Firefighter Finds Lost Benzie County Man

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Dozens of volunteers and emergency workers were on hand to search for Loyal Frederick.

Coast Guard helicopters, deputies on horseback and even K-9 units from as far as Cadillac looked for loyal for more than 20 hours.

But it was Homestead Township Assistant Fire Chief AJ Zirkel who wandered a bit away from his search group when he says he saw a speck of orange about 200 yards away

9&10 News' Eric Lloyd and photojournalist Jeff Blevins spoke to Zirkel on finding Loyal and have more details.