Missing 80-year-old evacuee found in Lake City

Man was last seen driving north on Philips Highway near Interstate 295

Police are searching for Arthur Joseph Cunningham, 80, who was last seen Saturday driving north on Philips Highway

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Police said an 80-year-old man who was last seen driving north on Philips Highway near Interstate 295 Friday afternoon was found safe Saturday in Lake City, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said. 

Arthur Joseph Cunningham was following his daughter from St. Augustine to her home in Jacksonville due to Hurricane Irma. When Cunningham's daughter stopped at a traffic light on Philips Highway, he continued through the intersection, police said. 

Cunningham continued driving north on Philips Highway and never made it to his daughter's house. 

After his Dodge Caravan was spotted in Lake City and he was located in good health, his family was headed to get him.