Fire crews perform confined space rescue after man falls 35 feet at power plant
Victim taken to ORMC
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Orange County Fire Rescue crews rescued a man who fell approximately 35 feet at a power plant Tuesday morning, according to authorities.
First responders were called to the 5100 block of South Alafaya Trail. OCFR officials said they performed a confined-space rescue. Initially, they said the man fell 12 feet, but later said it was a 35-foot fall.
Confined space rescue: 5150 S Alafaya Trail. Technical rescue response for a worker approximately 12 feet down at the power plant. Incident working on fireground radio channel 4. Monitor on @pulsepoint. #PIO en route. #BREAKING pic.twitter.com/fV2qMbP0PO— OCFire Rescue (@OCFireRescue) November 12, 2019
The man was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center in fair condition.
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