Julio Ascui’s family had not heard from him from 29 December until he was found by searchers on WednesdayA bushwalker lost in Victoria’s rugged Grampians mountain range for five days says he was “really thirsty” when rescuers finally found him. Julio Ascui’s family had had no contact with him from the time he went out bushwalking at Halls Gap in the Grampians state park on 29 December. More than 50 police officers and searchers were looking for Ascui on Wednesday morning, joined by his family. But I was really thirsty,” he told Seven News. “As soon as I see him, I’ll give him a hug, then I’ll give him a slap,” Luis Ascui said.
Source: The Guardian January 03, 2018 02:03 UTC