4 Weeks Later, Man Pulled From Rubble

28-year-old dehydrated, malnourished
By Will McCahill,  Newser Staff
Posted Feb 8, 2010 6:11 PM CST
4 Weeks Later, Man Pulled From Rubble
A street seller, center, offers goods as people walk past the rubble of a collapsed building in downtown Port-au-Prince, Haiti.   (AP Photo)

Relief workers pulled a 28-year-old man from under rubble in Port-au-Prince today, nearly four weeks after the Jan. 12 earthquake that killed some 200,000 of his fellow Haitians. The man is suffering from malnutrition and severe dehydration, and appeared confused, telling doctors someone had been bringing him water while he was trapped. He also seemed to think he was still under rubble, CNN reports.
(More Haiti earthquake stories.)

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