Child found after becoming lost in Ob Luang National Park

A grade-5 student has been found by rescuers after becoming lost in Ob Luang National Park in Hot District yesterday, Dec. 27.

The child, from Chonburi, was visiting the park with his parents when he wondered off from a campsite around 5 p.m.

Dozens of rescue and park workers were called to look for the boy overnight until he was finally found at 7: 20 a.m. this morning, Dec. 28.

Aside from being cold, the boy is said to have been in reasonable health but was taken to hospital for a precautionary checkup.