12 students lost in Malaysian national park found, 1 dead

KUCHING - A total of 12 students who were lost and trapped at Bukit Timah, Bako Nasional Park here on Sunday were found and one death reported. The victim, Lou Xie Ynn, 20, was no longer breathing when the rescue team found the group at 5.30am.

The students from Tunku Abdul Rahman College in Kuala Lumpur were here on a vacation.

Initial investigation showed the death might be due to low blood pressure.

Lou Xie Ynn, from Johor, body has taken to Sarawak General Hospital for post-mortem.

A post-mortem is expected to be carried out at 11am.