Man, 62, gets stuck in mud playing 'Pokemon Go'

Rescue needed after man wandered into thick woods

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A 62-year-old man became stuck in waist-deep mud when he was playing "Pokemon Go" behind his New York home at 2 a.m. Sunday, The Associated Press reported.


The unidentified man was playing the new, popular mobile game when he wandered into thick woods behind his house in Coeymans, New York. According to the Associated Press, authorities said the man became trapped in a mud pit up to his waist.


The man used his phone to call 911 for help.