Nov. 11, 2013
woman visited a cemetery located in the suburbs of Ferraz de Vasconcelos
in Sao Paulo, Brazil and rescued a man who was buried alive and who is
recognized as a person with mental health problems.
According to reports revealed by Record TV News, and quoted by 24
Horas, the woman was visiting the grave of one of her relatives when she
realized that the ground was constantly moving, she saw a human hand
emerging, she was terrified and alerted the cemetery authorities.
The source noted that in the first inquiries of this case, Brazilian
police assumed that the man may have been involved in a fight, knocked
unconscious and then taken to the cemetery by his attackers assuming he
was dead. When he recovers fully it is assumed he will be looking for those responsible for his live burial. They are not expected to survive, according to unnamed police sources. The man who was rescued by an emergency squad presented high levels
of asphyxia, therefore he was taken to a local hospital where he was
treated and will be subject to psychological studies, reports Periodista