So they selected two chariots with their horses, and the king sent them after the Aramean army. He commanded the drivers, "Go and find out what has happened."
They followed them as far as the Jordan, and they found the whole road strewn with the clothing and equipment the Arameans had thrown away in their headlong flight.1 So the messengers returned and reported to the king.
References for 2 Kings 7:15
Then the people went out and plundered2 the camp of the Arameans. So a seah of flour sold for a shekel, and two seahs of barley sold for a shekel,3 as the LORD had said.
References for 2 Kings 7:16
Now the king had put the officer on whose arm he leaned in charge of the gate, and the people trampled him in the gateway, and he died,4 just as the man of God had foretold when the king came down to his house.
References for 2 Kings 7:17
It happened as the man of God had said to the king: "About this time tomorrow, a seah of flour will sell for a shekel and two seahs of barley for a shekel at the gate of Samaria."
The officer had said to the man of God, "Look, even if the LORD should open the floodgates5 of the heavens, could this happen?" The man of God had replied, "You will see it with your own eyes, but you will not eat any of it!"
References for 2 Kings 7:19
And that is exactly what happened to him, for the people trampled him in the gateway, and he died.