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Bath woman trapped by Nepal earthquake is rescued

20-year-old Susannah Ross hadn't contacted her family and friends since Friday.

Susannah Ross, the young Bath student missing since the devastating earthquake in Nepal has been rescued.

Her friends confirmed on Twitter this morning that Susannah, 20, had been rescued by helicopter and taken to an army base.

She had been trekking in the area when the 7.8-magnitude quake hit, and her family and friends had not heard from her since Friday.

They were anxious to get her to safety, especially after receiving an SOS message saying her group was in desperate need of medical assistance. Her friends used Twitter to spread the word, and also used the site to confirm the good news this morning.

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Gloucestershire family make contact with daughter

The family of a Gloucestershire woman trekking in Nepal have confirmation she is alive and well after an agonising wait following the earthquake.

Parents Sue and Otto Bohlen made appeals on Google Person Finder for their daughter Johanna Bohlen to get in touch - and early on Tuesday it was confirmed on the website that she is alive.

She was trekking in the Langtang National Park when the earthquake happened on Saturday.

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Concerns grow for Bath student caught up in Nepal earthquake

Susannah Ross, 20, hasn't contacted her family and friends since she left for a trek on Friday Credit: ITV News

Concerns are growing for a student from Bath caught up in the devastating earthquake in Nepal.

Susannah Ross hasn't contacted her family and friends since she left to go trekking on Friday. Her family has recieved an SOS message saying her group is in desperate need of medical assistance.

Susannah's sister Nina told ITV News: "All we know is that she is stranded with about fifteen other people. They don't have any food or water and some of them are injured - we're not sure who."

Woman from Gloucestershire still missing in Nepal

23 year-old Johanna Bohlen's family are becoming increasingly worried

A woman from Gloucestershire is still missing after the devastating Earthquake in Nepal.

23 year-old Johanna Bohlen from near Stroud hasn't been in touch since the tragedy at the weekend. But another woman, 20 year old Susannah Ross from Bath is believed to be safe.

All we know is that she is is stranded somewhere in Langtang with about 15 other people. They don't have any food or water left and some of them are injured, we're not sure who. ".

– Nina Ross, Susannah's sister

Gloucestershire family still haven't heard from daughter

23-year-old Johanna Bohlen was trekking in Nepal when the earthquake happened

Family and friends of a Gloucestershire woman trekking in Nepal are hoping she will make contact after the earthquake which has claimed 3,617 lives.

23 year-old Johanna Bohlen, from Stonehouse, was trekking in the Langtang National Park with her friend when the earthquake happened on Saturday.

Her parents have still not heard from their daughter.

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Family fears that Bath woman may be injured

The family of a missing woman from Bath have received an SOS message saying her group is trapped without food and water and in desperate need of medical assistance.

20 year old Susannah Ross hasn't contacted her family and friends since she left for a trek into the remote valleys in the Langtang National Park on Friday.

One of her fellow walkers - from South Africa - managed to send a message to his mum revealing his group is in desperate need of help.

Someone has managed to text or something saying they are stuck in an area with 15 other trekkers.

Basically they have sent the coordinates but said in the message that some are injured and that they don't have any food or water and that they really need to be rescued.

They have said they need a helicopter to get out. All the roads around them are ruined and they can't get out. We only found out five minutes ago and are frantically trying to work out a way of reaching her and getting her help.

– Nina, Susannah's sister

Susannah left home a month ago to take part in a yoga retreat and work at an ecological farm after saving up money by waitressing. She called Nina on Thursday to say she was planning to set off on a 20 day trek the next day and was due to stay in Nepal until June 20.

One of her group managed to send an SOS message to his mother with their coordinates. It also contained the names and email addresses of fellow trekkers parents and the mother posted it on a forum used by the missing peoples' families. It was spotted by Susannah's mum Judy who made contact with the mother and got further details about her daughter's group's condition. But her family are worried because while the other walkers seemingly gave their parents' email addresses, the message only contained Judy's name.

We don't know why she is the only person that hasn't put an email address. Mum thinks she knew it.

It makes us wonder if she is one of the ones who are injured and she can't speak.

Basically we just want her out of there as soon as possible.

– Nina, Susannah's sister

News from group of travellers in Nepal including Bath woman

20 year old Susannah Ross is missing in Nepal Credit: Amber Rulach, Twitter

The family of a Bath woman missing in Nepal after the earthquake say they have news from the group she was travelling with.

20 year old Susannah Ross hasn't been in contact with her family since the earthquake on Saturday.

A fellow traveller has posted a message on social media saying that the group is alive, but has been cut off in a remote area with very little food and water.

They say they need rescuing urgently as some of the group are injured.

Sam Bond from Doynton has made contact with family

Friends and family of of Sam Bond from Doynton say he has made contact Credit: Sam Bond

Friends and family of of Sam Bond from Doynton say he has made contact.

Sam and his two companions are believed to be in Junbesi which is to the south west of Mount Everest.

Cafe worker from Bath missing in Nepal

Susannah Ross from Bath is missing in Nepal Credit: Amber Rulach, Twitter

A cafe worker from Bath is missing in Nepal after telling friends she was going trekking before the earthquake struck.

Susannah Ross, 20, arrived in the country last month to work on a farm and travel.

She planned to leave the farm at the end of last week to go trekking, possibly in Thamel, Kathmandu, but last made contact with friends and family on Friday and has been reported missing.

Friend Amber Rulach has been using Social Media to try and find out more information about where her friend is.

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