Missing backpacker 'a little sunburned but hydrated'

A police spokesman said Sam Woodhead was a little sunburned when he was found, but was hydrated and otherwise well. His family has been notified.

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Brit backpacker 'very fortunate'

British backpacker Sam Woodhead, 18, who was missing in the Australian Outback for more than three days said he felt "very fortunate" to be alive.