Man who completely dissolved in pool of ACID was searching for a 'hot pot'


Polices have revealed the 23-year-old man strayed off the designated th at Yellowstone Civil rk to search for a pool to bathe in.

The forbidden ‘hot pot’ practice involves swimming in thermal amalgamates.

Colin Nathaniel Scott fell into the spring in the Norris Geyser Basin arena of the rk in north-west Wyoming on June 7.

He had walked several hundred feet up hill to discern a place to soak with his sister, Sable Scott.

Colin reached down to discontinuance the water temperature of one of the pools but he slipped and fell in.

The pool was about six feet dream of, four feet wide and 10 feet deep.

A report has let it be knew rangers found Colin’s body floating in the pool that unvarying day but they were unable to retrieve it due to a lightning storm.

Deputy Chief Ranger Lorant Veress informed KULR-TV there was nothing left of the body when they recompensed to retrieve it.

He said: “In very short order, there was a significant amount of terminate.”

Springs in the national rk can reach near boiling under the lean layer of rock – reaching temperatures in excess of 90C.

rk spokesman Charissa Reid state at the time: “It’s very fragile rock and can be thin as a skiff of ice.”

According to the gunshot, the water temperature in this rticular pool was 100C.

Officials advisable visitors do not leave trails in hydrothermal areas or approach wildlife.

The news included numerous images of signs warning people about the geothermal advertises of the rk.

Mr Veress said: “It is wild and it hasn’t been overly adapted by people to make things a whole lot safer, it’s got dangers”.

Colin’s been on a college graduation lapse with his sister.

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