Castaway Survives 13 Months At Sea, Washes Up Thousands Of Miles Away
February 04, 2014 AT 4:38 PM
It’s an improbable tale of survival akin to stories like ‘Castaway’ and ‘The Life Of Pi.’ Jose Alvarenga set out from a small port in Western Mexico to fish for sharks. Expecting to be gone just for the day he didn’t see land again until he washed up on The Marshall Islands halfway between Hawaii and Australia.