A young Indiana couple on their honeymoon in St. Kitts in the Caribbean strolled across the sleeping volcano on the island when the husband fell down.
The Liamuiga Hill, the highest peak in St Kitts, has lush craters filled with plant life because of its inactivity.
According to his social media, Chastain tried to get in on July 18, using ropes. from the path in the crater.
"I have trusted too much on the ropes and one of them has broken," Chastain wrote on July 19, adding that his wife, Akaymi, who witnessed the incident, believed she had fallen more than 50 meters down the crater wall.
"I was excited about what I'd find on the bottom," she said, adding that at that time no one else was around.
She helped pull Clay out of the crater and supported him as they walked down the aisle until they got a phone call to call for help, they said. Chastain said "collapsing and vomiting" the whole wave back. "" It is a wonder that he could last as long as he did with the injuries he had, "Akaymi Chastain told the Indianapolis star. reports that Clay suffered a fracture at the base of his skull, cracked vertebrae, hearing loss in the right ear and severe concussion.
Because of the fracture of the skull, Chastain told Facebook that he was unable to fly commercially to return home. Instead, he needed a low-flying emergency airplane to allow him to avoid high air pressure. The couple collected $ 35,000 for the trip through online fundraising. Lauderdale, Florida on Wednesday evening