SEREMBAN, June 29 -- Three hikers reported to have gone missing while scaling Gunung Berembun here yesterday evening were found safe today.
Two of the men descended the hill at 6.46 am and fire and rescue personnel brought down the third at 7.45 am after he was found with leg injuries, said Negeri Sembilan Fire & Rescue Department assistant director (operations) Ahmad Mukhlis Mokhtar.
The injured hiker, identified as Eejia Jie, 21, was sent to hospital, he said in a statement. The other men are also in their 20s.
Ahmad Mukhlis said the department was informed of their disappearance at about 5 pm yesterday and it mounted a search with 10 officers and personnel.
Malaysia National News Agency
No.28 Jalan BERNAMA
Off Jalan Tun Razak
50400 Kuala Lumpur
Tel : +603-2693 9933 (General Line)
Email : email@example.com