Two workers who were stuck on the side of a building in downtown Fort Worth on Saturday morning have been safely brought down, officials say.
The two people had been doing waterproofing on the outside of a building near Burnett and West 10th streets about 10:30 a.m. when something happened with rig they were using, Fort Worth Fire Department spokesman Mike Drivdahl said.
The workers were close to the 15th floor of the building at the time.
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Drivdahl said it appeared one of the rig’s two cables appeared to have slipped or gotten hung up. A photo posted by the department on social media showed one side of the rig hanging about a floor lower than the other side.
A second window washing rig was used to retrieve the workers who were brought down safely by 12:10 p.m., Drivdahl said.
No injuries were reported.