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Emergency responders rescued a man after he fell about 19 feet in a grain elevator at a local processing plant, according to the Spokane Valley Fire Department.

Crews Rescue Man Who Fell into WA Grain Elevator

Emergency responders rescued a man after he fell about 19 feet in a grain elevator at a processing plant, according to authorities.
In this Feb. 26, 2011, file photo, recovery workers sift through the rubble of the earthquake-damaged CTV building in Christchurch, New Zealand.

10 Years after New Zealand Earthquake, Survivors Share Stories

Ten years after an earthquake killed 185 people and devastated Christchurch, New Zealand, some of those profoundly affected are sharing their journeys.

Paramedics Join Philadelphia Fire Department’s Technical Rescue Team

Paramedics join the team for the first time in 2021.
Virginia Beach Fire Department

Worker Pulled from Virginia Beach (VA) Dry Well after Falling 30 Feet

A Virginia Beach maintenance worker was taken to a local hospital after falling 30 feet into a sewage pump house dry well Tuesday morning.

Tech Rescue: Elderly Man in NY Sewer Drain

Fire and EMS crews from three departments work a confined space rescue in Central Islip.

‘Santa’ Crashes Aircraft into Power Lines in CA

The unidentified Kris Kringle fortunately was not electrocuted as he flew his ultralight-type aircraft into residential power lines, dangling upside down for an hour before firefighters could rescue him.

Rescuers Save Injured Climber on Colorado’s Mount Sanitas

Multiple agencies rescue climber who fell 15 feet.

PA Man Dies in Mining Accident

Patient was 1,000 feet underground.

Rescuers Find 60 Survivors in India Building Collapse

Five-story apartment building collapsed trapping several people.

One Dead, Seven Rescued in Baltimore Explosion

No gas odors were reported prior to this morning's event and BGE did not receive any recent gas odor calls from the block of homes that were damaged.