‘HE SAVED MY LIFE’ Chapecoense plane crash survivor Alan Ruschel uncovers how he owes everything to colleague.
Alan Ruschel survived the plane crash and has uncovered Jackson Follman spared his life by requesting that he switch seats.
CHAPECOENSE plane crash survivor Alan Ruschel has uncovered how a partner spared his life.
The Brazilian group were flying over Colombia when the plane descended departing 71 dead and just six survivors.
Ruschel, 27, showed up on Wednesday at a philanthropy amusement and recounted how he would not be alive on the off chance that it was not for Jackson Follman.
He said: “Jackson Follman calls to me and says, ‘come, sit with me’ and I went to sit by him since it was him.
“I’ve known him since 2007, so I escaped my seat and ran with him.
“Right then and there I was sparing my life.”
Follman likewise survived the crash however needed to have his leg cut off yet is to be offered a vocation for life at Chapecoense.