Portland Fire and Rescue rescue man from elevator shaft - KPTV - FOX 12

Portland firefighters rescue man from elevator shaft

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Portland Fire and Rescue responded to a call of a man down an elevator shaft Monday evening.
It happened at a luggage company on Southeast Madison in Portland just after 7 p.m.

A 20-year-old man fell about 20 feet down an elevator shaft.
    
Fire crews had to perform a low angle rope rescue to get him out.

He was taken to an area hospital with "traumatic injuries."

No word on what caused the fall.

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