Sandra Chereb
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December 16, 2013
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Family describes wilderness ordeal

Family members rescued after spending about 48 hours in the frigid wilderness of Northern Nevada last week spoke out publicly for the first time Monday, saying they don’t think they would’ve lasted two more days out in the cold. Christina McIntee, 25, and her boyfriend James Glanton, 34, said they watched two small planes pass overhead as they waited near their overturned Jeep, but the white smoke of their campfire apparently was invisible against the white snow in the mountains. “That was rough,” McIntee said on NBC’s “Today” show. “That was hard.” The interview with Savannah Guthrie was the first …

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