Robert Root and girlfriend Tracy Harbeck.  Runner Robert Root is back at home in Modesto after surviving two nights in a remote area of Placer County. Runner Robert Root is back at home in Modesto after surviving two nights in a remote area of Placer County.
Robert Root and girlfriend Tracy Harbeck. Runner Robert Root is back at home in Modesto after surviving two nights in a remote area of Placer County. Runner Robert Root is back at home in Modesto after surviving two nights in a remote area of Placer County. dnoda@modbee.com
Robert Root and girlfriend Tracy Harbeck. Runner Robert Root is back at home in Modesto after surviving two nights in a remote area of Placer County. Runner Robert Root is back at home in Modesto after surviving two nights in a remote area of Placer County. dnoda@modbee.com

Modesto runner never lost hope of surviving after going missing on trail

April 02, 2014 08:32 PM

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