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    Chicago window washer stuck 26 floors up

    Posted: Tuesday, 27 April 2010 4:17PM

    Chicago window washer stuck 26 floors up


    CHICAGO (STMW) -- Fire Department crews are at a Streeterville area high-rise Tuesday afternoon to rescue a window washer stuck on a scaffold 26 floors above the ground.

    The incident happened at a hotel at 300 E. Ohio St. Doubletree Hotel Chicago is listed at that address.

    http://www.wbbm780.com/pages/6908754.php

    Wow, best of luck to this poor guy. This is the stuff of nightmares.

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    Yikes!
    I do not intend to tiptoe through life only to arrive safely at death!

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    Chicago firefighters rescued a window washer from outside the 26th floor of a Gold Coast high-rise this afternoon.

    The worker was dangling from a rope and was brought to the roof of the building at 300 E. Ohio St. by firefighters at about 4 p.m., said Chicago Fire Department spokesman Quention Curtis.



    http://www.chicagobreakingnews.com/2...high-rise.html



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