OREGON CITY, Ore. - More
searchers have arrived to help look for two teenagers who disappeared during a
day hike in the foothills of the Cascade Range south of Portland.
Clackamas County Sheriff
‘s Deputy Nate Thompson says the two are Boy Scouts experienced in the
outdoors, but authorities don't know what kind of gear they took.
Thompson says the boys
left West Linn on Saturday afternoon intending to hike and return to their car
Parents called for help
when they didn't return on time. Searchers found their car Sunday five miles
east of the Table Rock Wilderness area.
About 50 people are looking for 16-year-old Bradley Nelson and
17-year-old Jackson Chandler, and more are arriving.