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NICHOLAS COUNTY BODY
Body of 79-year-old man found in Nicholas County, police believe he froze to death
Reported by: Associated Press
Friday, January 24, 2014 5:20 PM EST
Police in Nicholas County have found the body of a 79-year-old man who had been missing for four days.
The statement says investigators believe Carte had driven down a dirt road and his vehicle became stuck and caught on fire. Carte left the vehicle and went into a wooded area where investigators believe he died in frigid conditions.
He had been reported missing by his wife on Monday night.