Man fights off rattlesnakes, spends 2 days in Arizona mine shaft


A man is now safe after being trapped in a mine shaft for two days in Arizona.

He not only went without food and water, but he also fought off rattlesnakes while waiting for rescuers.

The 62-year-old was alone when he fell into a 100-foot mine shaft on Monday.

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Rescuers got to him days later after a friend reported him missing.

The man ended up with some broken bones, but he is expected to be okay.

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