Firefighters Rescue 3 Window Washers After West Loop Scaffolding Collapse

Sun-Times Media Wire
November 13, 2019 - 12:59 pm

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Three window washers were rescued after a scaffolding collapsed Wednesday outside a building in the West Loop.

The scaffolding collapsed at about 11:45 a.m. on the eighth floor of a building in the 600 block of West Jackson Boulevard, according to Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Merritt.

Firefighters brought the trio down to the ground safely, Merritt said. No injuries were reported.

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