Transcript for Search for Missing Woman in San Bernardino Mountains
The search for Karen Tillman took on increasing urgency with search and rescue crews looking for the 59 year old -- -- And on foot and on horseback. -- son Dan -- also joined the search effort calling on his close friends to help out on their dirt bikes. My mom doesn't hike and I'll tell you that -- in the fifth inning thanks so. -- you questioned why she was apparent first -- absolutely. Authorities say on Tuesday morning dominant -- friend Bruce Jackson drove the crystal mountain near big bear for a daylong hike with Jackson's dog. Jackson says the two became separated after that -- got away he may have to look for that -- She had some medical issues that -- -- -- difficulties with walking so he had her stay behind authorities say Jackson told them he got lost himself. And finally made it back to his truck on Thursday he drove home and alerted authorities once he realized he couldn't find the -- She could be anywhere in this little. There's thousands of trails and roads all around here. But it was here -- a friend of Nielsen's who was in the search spotted the missing dog. And an item belonging to his mother. The dog started barking. And then made explored that option and went over there and that's where the bucket with my mom's purse inside was and its tenets going from here but doesn't look like any my mom's tracks are in his own self.
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