Search and rescue at Alice Springs

The search is continuing for two men east of Uluru. Picture: NT Government.
The search is continuing for two men east of Uluru. Picture: NT Government.

A land and air search for two men in the Mutitjulu/Yulara area has located them.

Two men who were reported missing in the Mutitjulu/Yulara area yesterday have been located by police this morning.

Police located the two during the air and land search at 8.15am. The men have been taken to the Yulara Health Clinic for assessment.

Initial reports are that the two men were travelling along the Amata Road in a vehicle when it ran out of fuel somewhere south-east of the Mutitjulu Community yesterday morning.

The pair left the vehicle on foot and managed to contact police when coming into phone signal around 3:30pm. Police located the vehicle following a land and air search late yesterday.

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