Missing NC man's vehicle found crashed in York County

Missing NC man's vehicle found crashed in York County
(Source: York County Sheriff's Office)

CATAWBA, SC (WBTV) - A ground search got underway Wednesday after a missing North Carolina man's vehicle was found unoccupied in York County Sunday.

Martin Bankhead was reported missing around 9:45 p.m. Sunday from his home on Palm Bay Circle in Raleigh. The York County Sheriff's Office says Martin's vehicle was found crashed in Catawba around 5:45 a.m. Monday. No one was inside.

Bankhead is described as being around 6'2" and 180 pounds. was last seen wearing a purple polo shirt, light khakis, and brown shoes. He has gray facial hair and wears glasses.

The ground search started around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday on Cureton Ferry Road at Pottery Road.

Bankhead was reported missing by his wife.

Anyone with information is asked to call the York County Sheriff's Office at 803-628-3059 or Raleigh police at 919-996-3335.

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