Video captures second troopers rescue man drowning under jetty

A video has captured the dramatic second Australian troopers rescued a distressed man from darkish waters under the favored Nightcliff Jetty in Darwin.

Videos of the rescue, initially posted on TikTok and later shared by veteran group The Pineapple Express, present involved witnesses explaining to troopers on the jetty that somebody is within the water.

The particular person recording the video struggles to identify the particular person at the hours of darkness under.

The man was ultimately pulled to the water’s edge on a lifebuoy and three troopers dragged his limp physique up onto the rocks.

He was carried away from the jetty on a stretcher by the troopers, witnesses and a police officer, earlier than one other soldier appeared to offer medical help as a crowd of individuals watch on.

Hundreds of Aussies have praised the troopers on-line, with some stating issues might have been quite a bit worse given the crocodiles within the space.

NT Police mentioned officers responded to “a person in distress” on the jetty about 7.40 p.m. on Wednesday.

“ADF were already in attendance and pulled the man from the water, where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries,” a spokesman informed

The Australian troopers had been coaching close to the water when the person started drowning.
The man receiving medial assistance after being pulled from the water.
The man receiving medial help after being pulled from the water.

The one that uploaded the unique video on TikTok claimed the swimmer had jumped within the water after which bought drained.

The Pineapple Express mentioned the troopers had been coaching close by.

The Australian Defence Force mentioned the troopers had been from the fifth Battalion, the Royal Australian Regiment, and had been coaching close by the jetty when there was an emergency state of affairs.

“The soldiers worked with members of the public to rescue the person before Northern Territory emergency services attended the scene,” a Defense spokeswomen informed

“The rapid response, teamwork and professionalism shown by these soldiers is a reflection of their training and is an outstanding demonstration of Defense values.”