VALLEJO (CBS/AP) – A 21-year-old Vallejo man was left hanging at a playground swing set overnight after he got stuck in the diaper-like seat for nine hours.
Vallejo police said the man made a $100 bet with his friends that he could fit into a child’s swing at Blue Rock Springs Park on Friday night. With the help of liquid laundry detergent, he managed to slide his legs into the seat.READ MORE: NBA Heavyweight Showdown -- Red-Hot Warriors Square Off Against Sizzling Suns
Authorities said that’s when he got stuck—and his friends took off.
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A groundskeeper found the man screaming for help the next morning. Firefighters cut the chains off the swing and took him to the hospital, where a cast cutter was used to remove the seat.
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