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62-year-old New York man gets stuck in a mud pit while playing “Pokemon Go”

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COEYMANS, N.Y. — A 62-year-old New York man had to be pulled from a mud pit after playing Pokemon Go at night in the woods.

NBC4 reports the man was playing the popular cell phone game when he found himself in the woods.

As he continued his quest for Pokemon, he got trapped up to his waist in a mud pit and had to call the police to get out.

Police say he came out of the incident safe, but it’s unknown if he will continue to play the game.