On November 20, 2022, 19-year-old hiker Emily Sotelo went missing on a less traveled hiking trail near Lafayette Square Campground in Franconia. The parents of the missing woman say she was not properly prepared for the cold weather. Unfortunately, that day in New Hampshire, the temperature dropped to -30 degrees Fahrenheit. The parents claimed Sotero had no prior knowledge of hiking in the cold weather. More than 18 search teams tried unsuccessfully to find her between November 20 and 21. This matter has been the concern of netizens.
Emily Sotelo found it?
According to reports, Sotero was seen at the Lafayette Square campground in Franconia in the early hours of November 20, 2022. It was revealed that the woman was supposed to hike Mount Lafayette, Haystack Mountain and Mount Flume. Speaking to the media, her parents said she knew how to hike and knew everything about hiking because she had done it before. However, they say she doesn’t know what to do in winter.
20-year-old hiker goes missing
Speaking of Emily Sotelo, she’s a 19-year-old girl from Westford, Massachusetts. On November 23, 2022, she was last seen wearing a brown jacket, track pants, and a pair of sneakers. Let us tell you that the reported missing hiker is 5’3″ tall and weighs about 115 lbs. The girl has brown hair and blue eyes. Michael Eastman, Fish, and Game Captain talk about the hiking conditions on Emily Sotelo’s chosen trail. He said it could be done in one day.
In summer conditions, hikers in good shape may be able to do it quickly, but what we encountered yesterday included strong winds, heat and variable conditions. The Massachusetts hiker failed to return from his trip by the scheduled 7 p.m. time on Nov. 20, setting off alarms in the neighborhood. A search and rescue team was dispatched immediately and began searching for the missing hiker.
A National Guard Black Hawk helicopter is said to have contributed to the search effort, according to WMUR. The search for Sotelo is expected to resume at 7:30 am on Tuesday, November 22. Pemigewasset Valley Search and Rescue posted a Facebook post that they are assisting with the search. It can be said that this matter has become a hot topic among netizens. Stay tuned to Social Telecast for more updates and the latest news happening around the world. follow us!