Man Falls Down Mine Shaft, Breaks Legs and Kills 3 Rattlesnakes Before Being Rescued After 3 Days

An Arizona man has miraculously survived a three-day ordeal after falling into a mine shaft and breaking both his legs, where he was then trapped and surrounded by rattlesnakes.

John Waddell, 62, was pulled from the 100-foot deep shaft on Wednesday after his friend, Terry Schrader, went searching for him and heard Waddell desperately calling for help in the hole, FOX10 Phoenix reports.

“He had called me Monday, and told me he was coming to the mine,” Schrader told the outlet. “We always had a...


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