WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - The Wichita Falls Fire Department and AMR personnel successfully rescued a man from a trench Thursday afternoon in Wichita Falls.
First responders were called to the 2800 block of Fisher Road at around 5:00 p.m.
As many as 8 WFFD units responded to the scene.
Firefighters arrived to find a man who had fallen approximately 15 feet.
FD and ambulance personnel treated the patient inside the trench while a rope rescue was prepared to extricate the man.
The Fire Department says the man was pulled from the trench and transported to the hospital in just 15 minutes.