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Title: Cavers rescued in Virginia after being trapped for more than 47 hours
Post by: LarryFatcat on April 30, 2019, 06:13:25 pm
https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/cavers-rescued-alive-in-virginia-after-being-trapped-for-more-than-47-hours/2019/04/29/5efc7edc-6a6c-11e9-be3a-33217240a539_story.html?fbclid=IwAR1E-EQR4czJ5tFdWbl8qNILzFhNxNkm2Yfe31tCqI5TJEtBZdMX5JWn5Pk&noredirect=on&utm_term=.76d1b5ad3c6d

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/cavers-rescued-alive-in-virginia-after-being-trapped-for-more-than-47-hours/2019/04/29/5efc7edc-6a6c-11e9-be3a-33217240a539_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.b4d7f5342c36

Title: Re: Cavers rescued in Virginia after being trapped for more than 47 hours
Post by: Fulk on April 30, 2019, 11:06:53 pm
Evening Larry,

I clicked on all the sites you have given but all I got was this:




Any ideas on how to find the story?
Title: Re: Cavers rescued in Virginia after being trapped for more than 47 hours
Post by: andrewmc on April 30, 2019, 11:11:07 pm
Click the 'browse now' on the left under 'Free' (assuming you haven't used up your free articles)
Title: Re: Cavers rescued in Virginia after being trapped for more than 47 hours
Post by: Kenilworth on May 01, 2019, 03:24:51 am
The story is that some knuckleheads descended unprepared through one of the nastiest, most inelegant entrance series of all time and couldn't get back out.

Title: Re: Cavers rescued in Virginia after being trapped for more than 47 hours
Post by: Fulk on May 01, 2019, 08:14:59 am
Thank you, andrewmc – your advice worked.
Title: Re: Cavers rescued in Virginia after being trapped for more than 47 hours
Post by: Alex on May 01, 2019, 09:03:44 am
From the story it don't sound like they were cavers.
Title: Re: Cavers rescued in Virginia after being trapped for more than 47 hours
Post by: LarryFatcat on May 01, 2019, 02:15:46 pm
try these too for different or more details -the phone call is revealing

https://edition.cnn.com/…/virginia-cave-rescue-l…/index.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3JpE_lnr22M

https://wcyb.com/…/listen-911-call-of-caver-asking-for-help…
Title: Re: Cavers rescued in Virginia after being trapped for more than 47 hours
Post by: kay on May 02, 2019, 06:46:17 am
https://edition.cnn.com/2019/04/29/us/virginia-cave-rescue-lord/index.html