A father and five children who went missing on a hike in Nahal Darga near the Dead Sea were located on Wednesday evening by police search teams, according to initial reports.
Large forces of police and volunteers of the “Megillot” rescue unit have been taking part in the search efforts. As of this hour, preparations were being made to extricate the family from the wadi.
The family is from one of the communities in the Binyamin Council, the youngest member a 12-year-old. The six were seen during the day by hikers on the path, and their car was found in the area.