Evansville, Ind. (WEHT) – A five-year-old child has been rescued from a storm drain around 10:30 Thursday night. He is being checked out by first responders.
First responders are attempting to rescue a child reportedly stuck in a storm drain on the west side of Evansville.
This happened near the 1300 block of the Lloyd Expressway by One Life Church.
We’re told it was a three year old boy that fell into the storm drain.
It was called into dispatch around 9:20 Thursday night.
We’re told it’s a small storm drain so it’s hard to get down inside for a rescue. Some officers have been fitted into harnesses to go into the drain.
We will continue to follow this story and bring you updates.
(This story was originally published on July 4, 2019)