You couldn’t make it up.
Being a paradiver, he decided to help out, so without hesitation he cast himself out of the wheelchair and into the water to aid the effort to rescue the stricken swimmer.
He began by shouting some instructions to the two people in the water, but when it became clear that it wasn’t going to work, he undressed himself and diving into the Black Sea.
Incidentally, Mr Vankov is Russia’s first certified paradiver and swims and dives for a living.Read Lad Bible
Paralysed Man Saves Swimmer At Same Place He Injured Himself Years Earlier