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Thick swimmer forced rescuers to work all day

July 20 2007

Obese Americans, stuck in the river, within 12 hours of pulling out half a hundred of rescuers. A man named Martin Rike weighs 200 kilograms.

The incident occurred in Wisconsin. Wife of the victim told reporters that her husband decided to go swimming at the insistence of the doctor, who recommended him to lead a sedentary life - active, but safe. For the sake of security, Martin went to swim in the company of three friends and also met not he stay afloat, and wallow in the pressurized chamber of the tire.
Massive swimmer quickly drifted over, and he naporlsya on sticking out of the water sharp stones. The camera broke, and Martin was injured and stuck tightly. His friends called emergency services.

Arrived at by members of the emergency victim tried to pull the boat, which took the lift motor boat. Himself as a hapless swimmer loaded onto a makeshift raft of three roped canoe. "Were it not for these people, I would still be there" - heartfelt says now Martin Rike.

The victim, now aged 39, was taken by rescuers in a nearby hospital. Themselves as they went on a holiday, giving interviews to journalists came to the rescue. "It was extremely difficult to escape" - one of them said, reports Ananova.

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