Sources tell Yeshivaworld that Roman Koyrakh, a 20-year-old Shomer Shabbos college Student, was miraculously saved from yesterdays bridge collapse in Minnesota. Roman’s car was stuck in traffic on the north side of the bridge when there was a loud bang, and his car tilted forward. After several hard bangs & falls, the car came to a stop in the fast, rushing water of the Mississippi River. Bichasdei Hashem he managed to exit his submerged car, and swim to safety.
Before being treated by emergency personnel for his own minor injuries, he swam back and helped other injured people escape the cold water.
He was then transported to the hospital where he was given a few stitches on his face and arms.