Jeremy Wade and the rest of ‘River Monsters’ crew went to Australia to catch another giant fish, what they got they wouldn’t have ever predicted.
On their way out on a boat to a uninhabited island in scorching 110°F weather the crew spotted a cooler floating in the water. When they got a closer look they saw a man using it as a flotation device bobbing in the water. They sent a small boat out to pick the man up and give him some much needed water. Turns out that he was a fisherman who got separated from his boat, he was stranded on the island for two days with no food or shelter. Wade explains how the man would have died had it taken a day later for them to get out there. They got him hydrated and sent him to a hospital to receive proper treatment.
Had to get him hydrated as soon as possible:
Watch the whole rescue story unfold in the video below: