Swim At Your Own Risk: Holy Swordfish!

Friday, August 04, 2006

Holy Swordfish!

When he saw a companion on his boat hook a giant fish during a sea angling contest, Ian Card was delighted until he watched the 14ft blue marlin leap out of the water across the boat and spear him through the chest! The 800lb fish knocked him overboard into the Atlantic and dragged him underwater. He somehow stayed conscious and struggled to pull himself free of the marlin's 3ft razor-sharp spike and was rescued by his shipmates.

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