Four rescued at Con Ed plant in Brooklyn
FDNY members descended 200 ft below ground via complex rope operation to rescue four workers. (FDNY Twitter photo)
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City firefighters have rescued four workers from an elevator stuck 230 feet below ground at a utility plant.
A fire department spokesman says the four people rescued at the Con Edison plant in Brooklyn have injuries that aren’t life threatening.
Rescue crews used ropes and a harness after getting the call at 7:40 a.m. Wednesday.