14-year-old boy punches crocodile in the face to escape after the beast traps teenager in the jaws and tries to drag him to death
A TEENAGE boy managed to escape from the crocodile’s jaws by miraculously hitting its head.
Om Prakash Sahoo, 14 years old, was with friends in the Kani River in India when the monster grabbed him under the water and dragged him to death.
The terrified teenager frantically slammed the 7ft croc to the head – fighting for more than 10 minutes to free himself.
After repeatedly punching the predator, he escaped from the ferocious creature.
He was then rushed to the hospital before being transferred to the Kendrapara district of Odisha, where he remains in a stable condition.
According to NDTV, this is the third time within a month that crooks have attacked someone in and around Bhitarkanika National Park in Kendrapara district.
On May 26, a 54-year-old woman was killed by a wild animal while washing utensils in the river.
Just a few weeks ago on May 4, Shiv Prasad Behera, 40, was brutalized while he was bathing in the Brahmani River.
It comes after shocking footage showed the moment a group of teenagers came across an alligator while swimming at a tourist hotspot.
Osmar Ochoa was swimming with a group of friends in Tulum, Mexico when he came across the deadly monster.
Meanwhile, another clip shows the heart-pounding moment a giant alligator jumps off a couple’s boat after chasing a fishing line.
And this video shows the wild moment an alligator escaped from a truck and ran down a street before zookeepers caught the fleeing beast.
The alligator can be seen squirming on a street divider in Florida after the animal jumped out of the car.
The getaway took place when the monster, along with other alligators, was being transported to another area of the St. Augustine, in St. Augustine, Florida.
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