California teen who hid in Hawaii-bound plane's wheel well says he can't believe he survived

  • by: MARTHA MENDOZA , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 18, 2014 - 3:43 PM

SAN JOSE, Calif. — A Somali immigrant who survived an arduous flight to Hawaii stowed away in a jet's wheel well says he was trying to reach his mom, a refugee in Ethiopia who says her teenage son broke down in tears this week during their first call since his ordeal.

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