Eighth boy & 7th to be freed from the cave have reportedly emerged within minutes of each other as the operation ramps up. The development comes after two other boys were earlier rescued during the operation’s second stage.

Screenshot from 2018-07-09 07-19-23THE seventh and eighth boys to be freed from the cave have reportedly emerged within minutes of each other as the operation ramps up.The development comes after two other boys were earlier rescued during the operation’s second stage.

The removal of the sixth boy came just two hours after a fifth boy was led out by divers.Rescue workers carried the fifth boy away from the cave complex and into a waiting ambulance, a witness said.The boy was loaded onto a stretcher and carried to an ambulance, which then drove towards a helipad.A helicopter with the boy on board was seen taking off shortly afterwards to the cheers of the crowd below. He is now being treated by doctors in a Chiang Rai hospital

Source: Divers in cave for second rescue at Chiang Rai as operation to save remaining boys resumes | PerthNow