A video from China has been going viral on the internet lately. Shot on a mobile phone, the quick shows a man hanging in the air at a height of approx 196-ft.
The man was allegedly trying to avoid paying his accommodation fee after spending a night in a hotel.
However, he struggled in the air halfway and had to wait to be rescued.
The man’s stunt had shocked the onlookers as he made flips and turns at 60 metres (196 ft) high above the traffic. But he was trapped in the middle of the cables and had to wait for rescue.
Panzhou Firefighters arrived at the scene and pulled him back to the hotel safely.
“The man did not suffer any injuries, he is safe now,” said one of firefighters.
Watch the video below:
The video emerged from Panzhou, Guizhou and stunned witnesses who shared the scene across every social media platform. It has garnered over 7 million views on a Chinese social site Weibo, with one amused user commenting: “He really thinks he is filming some action movies, right?”
According to China Daily, the unidentified man ended up close to high-voltage power lines and was lucky he didn’t come into contact with them.