The scouts were hiking in steep terrain when they ran out of water and decided to stay put. The troop called search and rescue units, which have located the individuals. Lifeflight spotted the hikers and search and rescue personnel are on ATV vehicles approaching the scene.
It is reported that some of the scouts have the beginning signs of heat exhaustion and one has a cut on his hand.
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