Tuesday, February 12th 2019, 6:34 PM CST
Oklahoma Metropolis, OK –
Emergency crews have been referred to as after two development staff have been reportedly dangling from a scaffolding at a lodge website in Oklahoma City.
When the Oklahoma City Hearth rescue staff arrived, one worker was seen hanging from his harness while the opposite employee was caught in his harness on the scaffolding.
Each males have been working to paint the surface of the Tower Lodge in the 3200 block of Northwest Expressway, when the scaffolding broke near the twelfth flooring of the building, in response to the OKCFD.
OKCFD says firefighters labored to prolonged a ladder nevertheless it was about 20 ft too brief.
Firefighters then climbed the stairs, broke out two windows and pulled each staff to safety. No injuries have been reported.
News 9’s Steve Shaw was the first to interview one worker identified as Rene Gonzales.
OKCFD Spokesperson Benny Fulkerson says the incident will probably be investigated by several businesses, including the Occupational Security and Well being Administration.
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