Watch helicopter winch five-year-old off Snowdonia mountain in dramatic night-time rescue
A family who got lost on a Snowdonia mountain as the evening grew dark had to be airlifted to safety.
The family of four, two adults and two small children aged five and eleven, were winched to safety by Rescue 936 Coastguard helicopter on Sunday evening after getting lost walking on Glyder Fawr in the Ogwen Valley.
The mother called North Wales Police at 5.30pm saying she was lost with her children after going for a walk earlier that day.
The Ogwen Valley Mountain Rescue Organisation were called in and split into three teams to search the area with tracking dogs from SARDA Search and... read more
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