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Injured Swimmer Rescued from Washington Waterfall

Patient’s legs became caught in rocks at base of Dougan Falls.

Posted Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Snow Cushions Car’s Plunge off Colorado Interstate

Two people injured in crash off Vail Pass.

Posted Thursday, February 13, 2014

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Rescue at Manhattan Scaffold Collapse

Two workers trapped outside the 45th floor of Hearst building.

Posted Thursday, June 13, 2013

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Driver Rescued as Tractor Trailer Dangles Off Virginia Bridge

Rope rescue used to save driver in Newport News crash.

Posted Monday, April 8, 2013

Autistic Salt Lake City Boy Rescued from Chimney

9-year old was found seven feet down the home’s chimney.

Posted Thursday, April 12, 2012

Utah Responders Rescue Injured Climber

Rescuers stabilized the victim and lowered him some 200 feet down the mountain.

Posted Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Rescuers Remove Accident Victim from Tree

Pickup landed in tree about 30 feet above ground.

Posted Monday, November 29, 2010

Massachusetts Skydiver Stuck For Two Hours

Man was 40 to 50 feet up a tree.

Posted Monday, October 11, 2010

In the Trenches

Technical rescue situations require difficult, personnel-intensive work and demand that all responders add as much value as possible to the rescue effort.

Posted Monday, April 12, 2010






 

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