Humpback whale swallows in and spits out ‘Lobsterman’ Michael Packard; diver recalls 'it was completely dark'
A licensed commercial lobster diver, Michael Packard was diving for lobster off the coast of Provincetown, Massachusetts on Friday. Suddenly, a giant humpback whale swallowed him for about 30 – 40 seconds and then spitted him out. The veteran lobster diver has been left with a suspected dislocated knee. He recalled the whole incident, he said, “All of a sudden, I felt this huge shove and the next thing I knew it was completely black.”