Henderson EMS rescue man on a crane

Local News

HENDERSON, Ky, (WEHT) – Wednesday afternoon EMS responded to a medical emergency for a person on a crane.

Once on the scene, the EMS personnel quickly began setting up rope rescue equipment while at the same time setting up a ladder truck.

The patient was placed in a Strokes basket and secured to the ladder truck and lowered to the ground.

The patient was then taken for treatment via a medical helicopter.

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(This story was originally published on October 3, 2019)

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