That is the horrifying second a diver smacked his head on a
diving board earlier than plunging 90-feet into the water – and
Steven LoBue’s painful ordeal took place at a
competition in La Rochelle, France, when he hit his head
mid-air moments earlier than readying to take a dive on Might 17.
Luckily rescue staff had been ready for him within the water
under, and managed to verify he was nicely earlier than serving to him
out of the water.
Talking after the dive, US athlete LoBue
mentioned: “I believe that simply received the most effective of me slightly bit however I
made it all the way down to the water safely.
“I completed the entire dive so I used to be pleased about that.”
LoBue was taking his third dive out of 4 when the accident
The incident, seen in particular person by 75,000 spectators and having
since gone viral, left LoBue with a gash above his left eye.