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I think -- I search underway now for two women in the wilderness of Alaska Erica Nelson and -- plans for last seen on Thursday.
They were backpacking Alaska's Denali national park.
The pair overdue for work on Saturday Nelson was expected it to be the maid of honor her sister's wedding on Sunday.
-- rescue teams now searching on the ground and in the air but hollow since a close friend of -- plants on the phone rob good morning.
Good morning do you know much about Denali national park.
I'm not personally -- -- -- there's got to it's a massive place is the size of Massachusetts.
It's where you find Mount McKinley at 191000.
There's about one road that goes in the parking comes out on a daily basis a lot of tourists you get on the buses.
And going to come out that way that way but they're also people who camp overnight and apparently that's what Abby was doing.
But what -- what are you hearing from the search team that's now under way here.
Well they I just got an update from the family this morning -- and they are increasing the search parties.
They're going to expand their search area and yet another direction they kind of -- with a healthy girls may have gone.
I haven't found any evidence certain things so they're gonna -- expand it and and change directions and -- -- -- -- guns coming in now to besides the air search in the grounds yourself.
We're holding all that that the girls just -- minor injury or something couldn't make it out.
You know we we all the holding hope on that apparently they were trying to cross the savage river.
Which I guess this time a year can get pretty rough with a melting snow is that your understanding -- Look -- they had talked -- ball.
Crossing the river and down both the girls and the people at the at the park expressed concern about the -- in water and indirect and so.
We're hoping that the -- didn't make get a chance there at least you -- good spot to cross the river.
-- -- doesn't make sense of that wedding on Sunday doesn't.
It's it's it's I think for the families to have to deal with at this time we -- alerting him and I'm.
By any time as far as that goes -- having to deal also might.
Isn't -- -- is there any suggestion that these two young ladies wanna disappear drop out of sight.
Way ideas Eddie is is a very tight family units she's got two older sisters and her mom and dad are very strong -- your faith and in that moment losses they were born didn't end -- while very strong in that phase and then.
In you know I had this is.
Actually let me ask you sensitive question and -- -- have officials been able to answer whether or not foul play was involved here.
That was thought -- that one point but to.
Really they don't consider that -- -- and be an issue mom at this point.
There's no evidence of anything like that.
It all the more drags out the more your mind starts to wonder America.
-- -- don't let your mind play tricks on -- OK rod yeah I appreciate it okay -- Telus and thank you for your time.
-- -- you Minnesota certainly the story happens in Alaska deep in the wilderness up there.
Our best of these two young boys look so healthy those pictures and come on back soon okay -- kids.
-- -- President Bush.
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