Derrick Johns and his 16-year-old daughter, Erynn, of Texas were swimming with their selfie-stick when at a Nantucket beach when they were pulled into a rip current.
The GoPro camera was attached to the selfie-stick and recorded the whole incident. In the video, you could see both Derrick and Erynn struggling to get out of the current when they held on tight to the selfie-stick that was used to pull them out.
So next time you going to the beach, bring the selfie-stick. You never know when you might need it!
And if you are deciding on where to go on vacation, take a look at the top ten best beaches!
Dr. Beach's list of best beaches for 2015
Family uses selfie-stick to save them from rip tide
In this May 19, 2015 photo, Ali Junell, of Portland, Ore., left, and Kristen Carmichael, of Los Angeles, sit on the beach at Waimanalo Bay Beach Park in Waimanalo, Hawaii. The beach was listed as No. 1 on the 2015 list of best beaches, a list compiled annually by Florida International University Professor Stephen Leatherman, also known as Dr. Beach. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)
Barefoot Beach, Bonita Springs, Gulf Coast, Florida, USA
Beach at St. George Island State Park
Hana, Maui, Hawaii, United States, North America
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Cape Hatteras, Outer Banks, North Carolina
Key Biscayne Florida USA Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park lighthouse.
Paddle board surfer heads out to catch a wave at Coast Guard Beach. (Photo by John Greim/LightRocket via Getty Images)