A 57-year-old Tongan man who said he swam around 27 hours after getting swept out to sea during Saturday’s devastating tsunami has been hailed as a “real life Aquaman.”
The eruption of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcano on Saturday killed at least three people, sent tsunami waves rolling across the archipelago — damaging villages, resorts and many buildings — and knocked out communications for the nation of about 105,000 people.
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