On Wednesday the FDNY was not rushing to save thousands but two window washers stuck on a dangling scaffold outside the 68th floor. But the rescue was charged with emotion nonetheless.
Rescue crews are rushing toward One World Trade Center early Wednesday afternoon where scaffolding is dangling from the side of the soaring tower.
Two window washers have been rescued outside the newly opened One World Trade Center in Lower Manhattan. The workers were safely strapped, while inside a scaffold, according to officials. According to Fox News, a cable snapped at about 1 p.m. Show More Summary
We can land a probe on a comet in outer space. We can rescue window washers from the towering heights of the new World Trade Center building. But we can’t find NFL Network host Rich Eisen’s production truck. Humans, it seems, are fallible after all. Eisen tweeted the news of his missing truck, which he […]
Drama unfolded on live TV this afternoon when two men were trapped on scaffolding dangling above the 69th floor of One World Trade Center. TV footage focused on the dangling rig that was hanging at an extremely dangerous angle with two...Show More Summary
At about 12:45 p.m. Juan Lizama and Juan Lopez were left dangling on the South side of the World Trade Center after a cable on the scaffolding snapped on the 1,776-foot skyscraper. It took 90 minutes to rescue the men who suffered no injuries, only mild hypothermia. Let’s look at this in another view: Footage courtesy [...]
Firefighters had to break a window to rescue the pair after their scaffolding malfunctioned.
Unlike smaller buildings, skyscrapers generally don't have operable windows. Why not? Two window washers got stuck on broken scaffolding outside 1 World Trade Center today, and spent hours dangling precipitously at a 65-degree angle....Show More Summary
Be thankful you weren't in this today. (via Getty) I'm going to have a hard time explaining this story because I'm getting debilitating vertigo just reading about it, but here goes: two window washers spent a good portion of this afternoon...Show More Summary
Two window washers were dramatically rescued today after being caught dangling from WTC 1. The workers were secured in the scaffolding after a cable broke and it began to hang from the building. One World Trade Center is the tallestShow More Summary
How much do these guys even get paid??? Widow Washers Rescued From 1 World Trade Center Via CBSLocal-NY Two window washers, who became trapped on scaffolding near the 68th floor of One World Trade Center, have been rescued. The inci...
Two window washers who were working on the exterior of the Freedom Tower were safely rescued after being suspended in a collapsed scaffold on Wednesday afternoon.
Two window washers are safe after being trapped more than 60 floors up on the newly opened One World Trade Center building in Manhattan. According to WCBS, “The incident began at around 12:45 p.m. on the south side of the building. Initial...Show More Summary
New York City firefighters have cut window glass and rescued two window washers trapped on scaffolding dangling 69 stories up the side of 1 World Trade Center. The fire department says the workers... To view the full story, click the title link.
The lives of two New York City window washers were hanging in the balance as they were trapped on a scaffolding located at 1 World Trade Center for an hour on Wednesday afternoon. New York Daily News confirmed that the shaky scaffolding...Show More Summary
Two window washers who were dangling from the scaffolding at One World Trade Center on Wednesday have been rescued. The workers were stuck 69 stories above street level, The Associated Press reports. New York City firefighters were called to the scene, and rescuers cut a window open to reach the washers and pull them to safety. Show More Summary
Two window washers are currently stranded more than 60 floors up at 1 World Trade Center. According to an NYPD spokeswoman, the cable snapped at around 12:42 this afternoon near the 67th and 68th floors. [ more › ]
Two window washers are stuck on a scaffolding outside the 68th floor of 1 World Trade Center in New York City... and the FDNY is staging a rescue. The workers were reportedly heading to the top of the building at around 12:42 PM ET when their…
Two window washers are dangling from the 68th floor of One World Trade Center. The rescue is underway.
The lives of two New York City window washers are hanging in the balance as they are currently trapped on a scaffolding that is located at 1 World Trade Center. New York Daily News confirms that the shaky scaffolding suspended around...Show More Summary