Wednesday, February 10, 2010

VIDEO:Doctors in Haiti Assist Survivor After 27 Days Under Rubble

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PORT-AU-PRINCE, (Xinhua) -- Doctors in Port au Prince, Haiti's capital on Tuesday assisted a 28-year-old male survivor, who spent 27 days under the rubble after the devastating earthquake of Jan. 12.

The survivor is Evan Muncie, who was selling rice at the market when the earthquake occurred. The doctors said that he is dehydrated and undernourished.

Due to Muncie's critical health conditions, the doctors in Port- au-Prince had made great efforts to keep him alive.

Doctor Mil Connelley, as quoted by a U.S. TV news channel, said that Muncie is disoriented but he does not have grave injuries.

Meanwhile, Muncie has been able to say that person dressed in white has been giving him water every day since he was rescued and his mother thanked God because his son is alive.

The earthquake of 7.3 magnitude on the Richter scale, which shook Haiti on Jan. 12, has caused at least 200,000 deaths.

Source: SKY and Xinhua

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