Northern Thailand | Second phase of Thai cave rescue starts, with 'fifth boy now out'

Second phase of Thai cave rescue starts, with ‘fifth boy now out’

Four boys were brought out on Sunday evening and have undergone tests in a hospital in Chiang Rai after being trapped in the cave for more than two weeks; a fifth boy was reportedly escorted to the surface by 5pm on Monday

July 8, 2018 12:35 PM (UTC+8)
An ambulance leaves the Tham Luang cave area after divers evacuated some of the 12 boys trapped at the cave in Khun Nam Nang Non Forest Park in the Mae Sai district of Chiang Rai province on July 8, 2018. Photo: AFP/Lillian Suwanrumpha
An ambulance leaves the Tham Luang cave area after divers evacuated some of the 12 boys trapped at the cave in Khun Nam Nang Non Forest Park in the Mae Sai district of Chiang Rai province on July 8, 2018. Photo: AFP/Lillian Suwanrumpha