Missing Raleigh man's car found crashed in York County

- The vehicle belonging to a missing Raleigh man has been found this week in Catawba, according to the York County Sheriff's Office. Authorities are conducting a ground search Wednesday. 

Martin Bankhead was reported missing by his wife earlier this week. He was last seen at his home on Sunday, June 10, around 9:45 p.m. in Raleigh. 

Deputies found the 61-year-old's vehicle at 5:45 a.m. Monday, June 11 off of Cureton Ferry Road, stuck on the railroad tracks and unoccupied. 

Bankhead is described as 6'2 tall and 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a purple polo shirt, light khaki's, and brown shoes. He has some gray facial hair and wears glasses.

Authorities with the York County Sheriff's Office are conducting a ground search Wednesday in the area of Cureton Ferry Road and Pottery Road. 

Anyone with information is asked to call York County Sheriff's Office Lt. Miller at (803) 628-3056 or the Raleigh Police Department at (919) 996-3335.

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