Elon Musk sends team to help in Thai cave rescue

Last Updated: Jul 06 2018 15:33

BUSINESS- Tesla co-founder Elon Musk has send a team to help the Thai government in the rescue of 12 boys and their football coach trapped in a flooded cave.

The Billionaire’s companies Space Exploration Technologies Corp. or Boring Co. technology can help the rescue teams to get the precise location of the missing boys.

A spokesman for The Boring Company, said: "We are speaking with the Thai government to see how we can help, and we are sending SpaceX/Boring Company people from the US to Thailand today to offer support on the ground.

"Once we confirm what exactly will be helpful to send or do, we will. We are getting feedback and guidance from the people on the ground in Chiang Rai to determine the best way for us to assist their efforts."

While the rescue teams are working day and night to save the boys, one member of the rescue team died last night while returning from delivering the oxygen to the 12 boys.