Divers still searching for man who jumped into the Vltava River

11-12-2011

Divers are searching for the body of a man who jumped off a bridge into the Vltava River in the town of Kralupy nad Vltavou. Eyewitnesses say he swam in the freezing cold water for about one hundred meters before disappearing underwater. The incident happened at around five am on Sunday morning and it is not clear if the man acted on impulse or had planned the daring feat to impress his friends. The incident is being investigated.