A YouTuber chasing his “desires” fractured his cranium after leaping right into a river from atop an enormous Texas bridge final week.
Saa Fomba recorded final Monday’s stunt at Austin’s Pennybacker Bridge, posting it to his YouTube channel on Friday after a number of days within the hospital.
The footage exhibits the daredevil as he hatches the harmful stunt.
“Hopefully this video will inspire you to chase after your desires,” Fomba mentioned to the digicam as he ready to leap into the Colorado river. “I don’t see no enjoyable in residing a standard life.”
A girl later information Fomba scaling up an arch of the bridge. On the apex of the arch, Fomba raises his arms into the air earlier than wildly leaping to the water under, the video exhibits.
A boater pulled Fomba from the water and he’s later seen mendacity on the shore till first responders arrive.
Later within the video, Fomba gave a video replace on his situation from a hospital room.
“That is day three within the hospital. I can stroll … I fractured a part of my cranium,” he mentioned.
“Persons are texting me ‘is it value it?’ Fomba mentioned. “Nobody wished to get damage, however it’s at all times value it chasing your desires.”
Officers told CBS Austin that Fomba was taken to St. David’s South Austin Medical Middle.
It’s unclear if he’ll face any prison fees for the stunt.