Naked swimmer rescued after getting stuck on rising drawbridge


A naked man had to be rescued by firefighters in Florida after the drawbridge he was walking across began to rise.

The swimmer was walking along the Florida East Coast Railway railroad bridge in Fort Lauderdale on Friday morning when it was raised up 100 feet and he got stuck at the top, Firehouse reports.

He had been swimming the New River.


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