Truly a sad story, hopefully somehow he realized his family was ok :( Police: Hero Dad Thought Help For Stranded Family Was Closer, Died of Hypothermia
Thursday, December 07, 2006
An undated photo provided Oregon State Police shows Penelope, James and Sabine Kim
MERLIN,Ore. — A San Francisco father of four who left hisfamily a week after their car got stuck on a snowy, remote road inOregon made a tragic miscalculation of the distance he had to cover tofind help.
Oregon police said Thursday that James Kim, whose body was found Wednesday in the mountains of southern Oregon, died of exposure and hypothermia. The discovery brought an end to what authorities called an extraordinary effort to stay alive.
Kim was a senior editor for the technology media company CNET Networks Inc.He and his family had been missing since Nov. 25. They were headinghome to San Francisco after a family vacation in the Pacific Northwest.
Reason amongst the elements