Photos: Colombian Surgeons Remove Live Grenade From Soldier’s Face, Victim Survives
June 10, 2016 –Pictures: Colombian Doctors Remove Live Grenade From Soldier’s Head, Victim Survives
A soldier who accidentally fired a live grenade inside his own head in Arauca, Colombia on Sunday has been rescued.
Doctors transported the soldier to a military hospital in Bogota, the capital of Colombia where a quick operation was carried out in the car park of the hospital to avoid tragedy due to the danger of the grenade exploding.
One of the surgeons who carried out the operation said the grenade was successfully removed and the soldier is now in stable operation.
He said 4 more surgeries will be needed to reconstruct the soldier’s shattered face.