Firefighters Rescue Man Stuck in Crane | NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Firefighters Rescue Man Stuck in Crane

processing...

NEWSLETTERS

Dallas firefighters rescued an injured worker from an 120-foot construction crane Wednesday afternoon. (Published Wednesday, April 9, 2014)

Dallas Fire-Rescue rescued a man stuck in a 120-foot construction crane Wednesday night.

Firefighters responded to the construction site located on the 4600 block of Amesbury Drive at about 5 p.m. 

Jason Evans, with Dallas Fire-Rescue, said the worker suffered an injury while doing some heavy lifting inside the crane.

The rescue team used a special harness and rope system to lower the man to safety, Evans said.

The injured worker was safely on the ground about 45 minutes later.