Man rescued after spending 3 weeks in Alaskan wilderness

The man wrote "SOS" in the snow after a fire burned his home and killed his dog.
1:09 | 01/12/20

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Today is here with an amazing tale of survival this one out of Alaska was going to send it's out of Alaska -- the jokes write themselves by you and sport permanently about a loner imagine spending 23 days stranded in the Alaskan wilderness in sub zero temperatures with very little food. And no way to communicate. That's what happened to thirty year old Thyssen steel when his remote cabin. Burns down in mid December. He wrote a big SOS signal and the snow you can see if there. He made a makeshift shelter for himself and eight what little food he could find including even pineapple he happens to be allergic to pineapple. Finally troopers went looking for a last Friday when his family became concerned and we're surprised to find him in such good shape. I've never met someone who's been in a survival situation with a blank the time there was an. He was. He was well prepared. He had a he had a positive mental attitude is constant mental attitude was absolutely remarkable and not. And a positive attitude Steele says he plans to return to the wild and rebuild in the woods to homes this time in action one just in case and no pineapples no pineapple and appreciate it.

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