“After an intense search carried out by our armed forces, we found four children alive who were missing as a result of a plane crash in Guaviara. Joy for the country, ”Petro wrote on his Twitter profile (the social network is blocked in the territory). of the Russian Federation).
Earlier, France24 reported that more than a hundred Colombian military dogs with dogs are searching for four children aged 11 months to 13 years who survived the crash of a Cessna 206 plane.
The day before, the searchers found a shelter made of branches, a baby bottle and a heart of fruit. These findings led them to conclude that the children are still alive. Helicopters intervened in the rescue operation: they flew over the jungle and reproduced a recording of her grandmother’s voice, who in the Uitoto language – the survivors belong to this indigenous people – asked them to stay in one place.
On Monday and Tuesday the bodies of three adults were found: the pilot, the passenger and the mother of four children. It is not yet known what caused the crash. The pilot informed controllers of the engine problem minutes before the plane went off radar.