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Tourist rescued after burying himself in sand


Published on Sep 27, 2010

Emergency crews had to be called to a beach in the Canary Islands after a 23 year-old man buried himself in the sand, according to The German tourist had been digging a hole on a beach in Tenerife when the sides collapsed and buried him. The man was trapped for nearly two hours before firefi ghters were able to free him unharmed. Five vehicles and 15 firefighters were involved in the rescue.

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