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Family stranded 14-plus hours in the Franklin Mountains found

By Staff Report
Published On: Oct 09 2012 07:38:47 AM CDT
Updated On: Dec 25 2012 05:27:54 PM CST
EL PASO, Texas -

Rescue crews found a family that had been lost overnight in the Franklin Mountains State Park Tuesday morning.

Officials say the family of 5 began their trek in the mountains at 3 p.m. Monday afternoon. However, the search and rescue operation did not begin till early Tuesday morning. We are told there were no injuries, and a border patrol helicopter located the missing family just before 6 a.m. Tuesday morning.


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