In photos: Burnham lifeguard digs stranded man out of beach mud
lifeguard dug a man out of the mud after he became stuck on Burnham-On-Sea's
beach on Saturday (August 29th).
Simon Wresien, pictured below, rushed to free the stranded holidaymaker
from a patch of mud between Burnham's jetty and Pavilion at 1pm.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The man had ignored the red flags
and walked out towards the sea at low tide. We
spotted him sink knee-deep into the mud and were quickly on hand
added: "I went as close as possible in our beach buggy and
then dug him out with my hands."
man, a holidaymaker from Birmingham, was shaken and rather embarrassed
but fortunately it was only his pride that was hurt."
lifeguard rescuing the stricken holidaymaker on Saturday afternoon