4 missing children found safe in Randolph County tell their story

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RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. — The four children that were reported missing on Thursday night in Randolph County have been found safe, authorities have confirmed.

The children were found huddled together in the woods trying to stay warm and are currently in an ambulance being evaluated by medical personnel, FOX8’s Lindsey Eaton reports.

The children were reported missing around 6 p.m. after they disappeared from the front yard of a home on Needhams Trail near Seagrove.

The children, Damien, 5, Dakota, 7, Kalob, 7 and Brittany, 7 were found safe just after midnight on Friday morning.

Randolph County Deputies, Seagrove Police, Randolph County EMS personnel, Ash-Rand Rescue and over 100 volunteers searched the woods for several hours.