What Actually Happened
The hiker’s ability to survive on his own was remarkable not only because he was disabled, but also because he had little supplies and resources to keep him going.
“The man had severe back discomfort and had re-injured his back while trekking, rendering him unable to stand or walk. “When his things were stolen, he became disoriented and lost,” John told CBC. What a heartbreaking situation! But don’t worry, this story has a happy ending.