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Raleigh firefighters cut through wall to rescue worker who fell 2 stories down HVAC duct

Posted August 4, 2018 4:39 p.m. EDT
Updated August 4, 2018 5:06 p.m. EDT

— Firefighters had to cut through the wall of a building Saturday afternoon to rescue a worker who fell two stories.

Raleigh police said the worker was at the Duke Raleigh Hospital Pre-Admission Testing facility in the 3300 block of Executive Drive when he fell two floors through an HVAC duct and became trapped at about 1 p.m.

Firefighters cut through a wall to remove the worker.

Police said the worker was taken to a local hospital with minor injuries.