In the Philippine city of Balabac, province of Palawan, my father saved a 12-year-old son being attacked by a crocodile. About this newspaper the Manila Bulletin.
Reptile appeared, when the teenager was swimming in the river with his younger brother. She grabbed his left hand and pulled under water. The younger brother ran home and told their parents about the incident. To help the son came to his father.
The man tried to stab the predator with his fist, then grabbed it in his teeth and a few minutes of chewing its paw. “He repeatedly bitten by a crocodile for soft spots, trying to save his son,” said a police spokesman.
Reptile could not stand, let the boy go and swam away. The victim was taken to hospital where he received medical treatment.
In 2018, it was reported that a resident of Balabak saved 15-year-old son after the attack of a crocodile with a length of 4.5 meters. To fight reptile the man suffered more severe injuries than his.
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