Search Continues For Backroad Anthem Frontman Craig Strickland

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Craig Strickland, the 29-year-old frontman of Arkansas-based country band Backroad Anthem, went missing after embarking on a duck hunting trip around Kaw Lake in Kay County, Oklahoma Sunday. Strickland was with friend Chase Morland, whose body was found in the lake on Monday afternoon, according to The Weather Channel.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol was contacted by the Kay County sheriff’s office at about 9 p.m. Sunday after learning that the two hunters had gone missing sometime over the weekend. Their boat was found capsized Monday night, but Strickland is still missing.

Before setting out, Morland, posted on Twitter that he and Strickland, were “going right through Winter Storm Goliath” to go duck hunting.

Strickland’s wife, Helen, reported via Twitter Monday that although her husband has not yet been found, their dog who was accompanying Strickland and Morland on the hunting trip, was found alive.

The band has been updating fans, friend and family on the search via their Facebook page, relaying information from both authorities and the two men’s family members.

Everyone please say special prayers for the family of Chase Morland. They were very close friends and it is such a…

Posted by Backroad Anthem on Monday, December 28, 2015

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