Star­va­tion killed four

Weekend Gold Coast Bulletin - - NEWS -

THE four young peo­ple found dead in re­mote cen­tral Aus­tralia af­ter their car broke down most 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 boy, 3, were found on Wed­nes­day af­ter a man from the Wil­lowra Abo­rig­i­nal com­mu­nity, 300km north­west of Alice Springs, raised the alarm.

Po­lice search­ing for a boy, 12, also be­lieved to be in the car found the body of a child 120m from those of the oth­ers.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Australia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.