Firefighters rescue man who fell down manhole in southwest Columbus

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Firefighters have rescued a man who fell down a manhole in southwest Columbus.  

According to the Columbus Division of Fire, at about 9:13am, rescue crews were called to the area of Big Run South Road and Walnut Tree Drive on the report of a person that had fallen into a manhole.  

Firefighters say the man fell approximately 20 feet while working in the storm drain. He was transported to an area hospital. No information on his condition was available.  


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