Crews rescue window washers stuck on Richmond building

Posted at 11:40 AM, Nov 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-24 15:57:25-05

RICHMOND, Va. — Fire crews rescued two window washers after their rigging got stuck on the side of a building in Richmond Friday morning.

Firefighters responded to a call from N. 19th Street and E. Cary Street around 11:15 a.m.

Video from the scene showed crews using a ladder truck to reach the workers and bring them down at the Lofts at Canal Walk.

There is no word on what caused the rigging to get stuck.

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