LONG BEACH (CBS) — Police said an 84-year-old man, who was reported missing in Canoga Park, was found safe Saturday in Long Beach.

Ronald Knechtli was located in Long Beach about 6:30 a.m. after getting into a minor traffic collision, according to police.

Los Angeles police Sgt. Jeff Beck said Knechtli was unharmed and detained until he could be reunited with his family.

Knechtli, who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease, was reported missing Friday.

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