SHELBYVILLE, Ill. (WAND) - A search is underway for a missing Mattoon man.

Crews are looking for Nathan Tipsword, 32. Authorities said he went missing from the Lithia Springs Campground.

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Shelby County Emergency Management Coordinator Troy Agney told WAND News that Tipsword's mother last saw him walking into the woods at about 5:30 Friday evening. Agney said Nathan did not have a cell phone at the campgrounds.

17 agencies are helping with the search including the K9 operations, Shelby County Emergency Agency, police, dive teams and community members.

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