Try BlazeTV for Free
News

iPhone Used to Help Rescue Toddler Stuck in a Well

The rescue of a toddler who had fallen into a narrow well in Mengzi City, China, was aided by an unexpected high-tech gadget: an iPhone.

The Telegraph reports the child in the 40-foot deep well kept slipping out of the adult-size harness as the team worked to pull him up. Enter the iPhone.

The rescuers recorded video using the phone to better position the harness and retrieve the boy.

Here's the footage:

According to reports, the boy was not seriously injured.

[H/T Gizmodo]

One last thing…
Watch TheBlaze live and on demand on any device, anywhere, anytime.
try premium
Exclusive video
All Videos
Watch BlazeTV on your favorite device, anytime, anywhere.
Try BlazeTV for Free
Sponsored content
Daily News Highlights

Get the news that matters most delivered directly to your inbox.