Hunters rescue 2 lost hikers in Penal

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Hunters rescue 2 lost hikers in Penal

The Hunters Search and Rescue team came to the aid of two hikers, who got lost while visiting the mud volcano in Penal on Friday morning.

Around 10am, the two men, identified only as Gui and Jorge of Brentwood Park, Chaguanas, made a distress call to the Penal Police when they realised they were lost.

The police contacted Captain Vallence Rambharat of the search and rescue group, informing them two people were lost in an area off Bunsee Trace, Penal, near the L’eau Michel Mud Volcano.

Around 2 pm the hunter’s group were able to locate the lost hikers.

The duo said after their visiting the mud volcano they decided to venture a bit further and when they realised they were lost, climbed to the top of a hill to access cellular service.

They were able to contact the Penal police and send co-ordinates of their location.