UPDATE at 3:40 p.m. from Fremont County Sheriff’s Office: “The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Wind River Police Department with a Search and Rescue Operation, in the Moccasin Lake area near Fort Washakie. Three (3) local residents from the Fort Washakie area had been missing for over 48 hrs. after their vehicle became stuck. The 3 were located around 2:30 this afternoon in ok condition. The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office has concluded their assistance at this time.”
(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – Teens that were reported missing in the mountains have reportedly been located by teams searching for them. Radio traffic from the Bureau of Indian Affairs indicated the three subjects have been located.
Fremont County EMS has been dispatched to the scene at the bottom of switchbacks where they were found. Additional information will be reported as it comes available.
Read past updates on the Search and Rescue here.