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Man Rescued From Crane Raised 190 Ft. Above Ground

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Richmond, VA—Firefighter crews are responding to a medical call, after a crane operator suffered chest pains in a crane raised 190 feet in the air near 5th and Jackson Streets in downtown Richmond.

Firefighters arrived on-scene at 11:12 AM, and worked to determine the best way to bring the crane down from the precarious height.

The operator is currently lowering the crane, and crews remain on the scene to assist him.

This is a developing story, 8News crews are headed to the scene. Stay with 8News for updates. 


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