The Joint Sar Team Finds the Boy Who Drowned in Pondok Aren in a World Death Condition
The drowning victim at the River Park was finally found by the joint SAR team on Monday (22/2) this afternoon at around 13.25 WIB.The victim was found by a joint SAR team approximately 1.5 KM from the scene.
“We found the victim this afternoon by the joint SAR team to be precise in the Japos housing complex. Then we immediately evacuated to the funeral home.” Said Hendra Sudirman, SE, M.Sc., Head of the Jakarta Search and Rescue Office as the SAR Mission Coordinator (SMC) in SAR operations.
He also said that starting this morning the joint SAR team conducted SAR operations by dividing the search area into 3 (three) where the first SRU carried out sweeping using a rubber boat.
From the location of the incident up to 6 KM away, the second SRU carried out a visual search by land from the location of the incident up to 3 KM away, then the third SRU carried out a dive process.
If conditions permit, with a radius of 10 meters from the location of the incident. As for the elements of the Jakarta Search and Rescue Office, South Tangerang BPBD, Pondok Aren Police, TNI, South Tangerang Satpol PP, OI KRISIS CENTER, IEA TANGSEL, RANITA UIN, WAHANA MUDA INDONESIA, and KARANG TARUNA CIPUTAT.
Previously it was known that on Sunday (21/2) around 11.00 WIB, there were three children who were swimming in the River Park, Pondok Aren, South Tangerang City.
Then suddenly the victim was swept away and drowned, two of his friends survived. With the discovery of the victim, the SAR Operation was officially closed and all elements returned to their respective units. (henri permana / pn)