It was on 13 January, five days ago, the boy fell down in a drill hole at the Totalán outside Malaga in Spain. He was hiking with his parents when he suddenly fell down in the hole while the parents were preparing food.
rescue workers believe that the boy is stuck somewhere under 73 metres deep, then a part of the hole has collapsed and formed a clot. According to the newspaper La Vanguardia has the rescue workers discovered that there is a 15 metre deep cavity in the plug and that is where you hope that the boy should be.
have shown a bag of candy and a mug that his parents have identified as belonging to tvååringen. So far no one has detected any sign of life from the little boy, but the hairs that are found during trenching has proven to come from him.
the Entire hole, which arose in a exploration in the area, is estimated to be around 100 metres deep.
so Far, all attempts to get rid of the nedrasade the earth failed, and now focuses rescuers to drill a sidotunnel to arrive in the stopper of the soil.
is very narrow, only 20 to 40 centimeters in diameter.
the News agency AP writes that the drilling is deemed as ”extremely difficult” and, moreover, that it is liable to rain in the next few days. Something that would complicate the work further.
Drilling starts on Friday evening and is estimated to take 15 hours, but despite that the boy then got stuck in closer to six days, says the jrcc to hope to find him alive, writes the news agency Reuters. The tunnel that is drilled vertically into to the hole is 50 metres long.