A surfer is fighting for his life in hospital after nearly drowning when a 25ft wave took him by surprise.And here's a scary picture reported by Fred Pawle in heraldsun.com.au showing J Source: Supplied).
The man, named on an extreme sports blog as Jacob Trette, was found floating face up in the water by a photographer who had witnessed the devastating wave at Half Moon Bay in California.
And here's a topographic map given in a 2007 New Scientist article showing why waves are always huge there.
Now here's the good news from AP:
A surfer who nearly drowned after being pummeled and washed through rocks by a big wave in Northern California is expected to recover, hospital officials said Tuesday.We can just breath a sigh of relieve and say Deo Gratias!