Po­lice call off bush search

Fraser Coast Chronicle - - NATION -

THE four young peo­ple found dead in re­mote Cen­tral Aus­tralia af­ter their car broke down likely died due to heat and a lack of food and wa­ter, North­ern Ter­ri­tory po­lice say.

The bod­ies of a 19-year-old man and woman and a three­year-old boy were found on Wed­nes­day.

Po­lice search­ing for a miss­ing 12-year-old boy also be­lieved to be in the car found the body of a child 120m from the three fam­ily mem­bers on Thurs­day.

A land and air search was called off yes­ter­day when po­lice con­cluded there had been no more pas­sen­gers.

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