in

Teenage hiker disappears on New Hampshire trail in frigid -30F weather


A Massachusetts teenager has gone missing in freezing temperatures after setting out to hike three mountains in New Hampshire.

Emily Sotelo, 19, was last seen by her mother around 5am on Sunday after being dropped off at a trailhead leading to Mount Lafayette, Haystack, and Flume in Franconia, New Hampshire.

Sotelo, according to her parents, had planned to hike various trails in the area but was not dressed for the frigid cold weather that quickly followed her departure.

Temperatures dropped to ‘about zero’, with windspeeds making the chill factor -30 degrees Fahrenheit, officials with the Pemigewasset Valley Search and Rescue Team said Sunday evening.

Emily Sotelo's parents told WMUR that she does not have much experience with winter hiking

Emily Sotelo’s parents told WMUR that she does not have much experience with winter hiking 

Mount Lafayette reaches a 5,260 foot peak and its surround trail was rated 'difficult' by 4000Footers.com

Mount Lafayette reaches a 5,260 foot peak and its surround trail was rated ‘difficult’ by 4000Footers.com

Search teams were out in the area Sunday and Monday searching for Emily in the bitter cold

Search teams were out in the area Sunday and Monday searching for Emily in the bitter cold 

‘Pemi has three teams…



Read the Full Article Here Dailymail

Written by Bourbiza Mohamed

A technology enthusiast and a passionate writer in the field of information technology, cyber security, and blockchain

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Top court orders apartheid assassin’s release – DW – 11/21/2022

Qatar announce attendance figures higher than the capacity of the stadiums TWICE despite empty seats