Tag Archives: Swedes

Swedes use ropes, towels to save Briton who lost foot to shark in Australia

Swedes use ropes, towels to save Briton who lost foot to shark in AustraliaA Swedish couple on holiday in Australia were hailed for saving a British man whose foot was bitten off and another who was injured in a shark attack off a popular tourist beach. Billy Ludvigsson, an ambulance nurse, and Emma Andersson, an emergency room nurse, were on a snorkeling trip off the Whitsunday Islands on Tuesday, when they heard screams as they were climbing back into their boat. When the two injured men were brought aboard, the couple jumped into action, making a tourniquet from ropes and towels for the man whose foot was bitten off.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

8 Americans, 2 Swedes, 1 Canadian dead in Mexican bus crash

8 Americans, 2 Swedes, 1 Canadian dead in Mexican bus crashCANCUN, Mexico (AP) — Driver negligence and speed caused a bus crash in southern Mexico that killed eight Americans, two Swedes, one Canadian and a Mexican tour guide as they traveled from cruise ships to visit nearby Mayan ruins, officials said Wednesday.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines