Man survives 9 days after saying he was trapped in a manhole

A construction crew found Jason Courtney, who said he survived by eating ants and a snake.
0:50 | 10/17/17

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This is this rob guy right here. As Jason Courtney talking about the moment he thought he was going to die trapped in a manhole in Houston for nine days. He says he was walking home from work when he cut across apart and fell into that open man. Yes so he broke his ankle and losses cell phone in the water of course so Courtney says all he could do was scream for help. For nine days finally a construction crew found him. I think the beaver Bernie. Senator. It's very serious Charlotte police magazine observed bringing sort of Larry sums. There'll. According is now recovering after undergoing surgery he says he survived by eating ants and even a snake.

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