I wonder if he had a cell phone even though he could be in a dead zone.
Someone didn't read the article thoroughly....
McDonald, 68, liked to camp. While he didn't have a lot of food, he had gallon jugs of water, a jack for his truck and chains on his tires. Mueller said the Oregon man didn't have a compass, a cell phone or a GPS device, but he was resourceful: He knew enough to slip rocks under his wheels to give them traction.
Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2011/05/14/sheriff-stranded-oregon-man-starved-froze-death/#ixzz1MWqXR9eh
Oh come on now...you know I couldn't let that one get by! Especially after the "Wing Stop" joke?