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Kite surfer attempts to ride storm winds

August 19, 2008 12:21:42 PM PDT
They warn people to stay inside during a big storm, and one man learned why the hard way.A kite surfer in Miami was hoping to ride the wind from Tropical Storm Fay, but he ended up in the hospital instead.

The strong wind picked him up, slammed him back on the beach, dragged him across the sand and then smacked him into a building.

Bystanders ran over to help the injured man. He was taken to the hospital.


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