DC Metro worker rescued after falling 20 feet into 35-foot hole

Posted at 7:49 AM, Jan 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-05 07:56:31-05

A DC Metro worker was rescued after falling 20 feet into a 35-foot hole at around 1:30 a.m. Thursday.

Roads were shut down near the 7200 block of Wisconsin Avenue in Bethesda as emergency crews used a rope to pull the injured man out.

Traffic has since reopened. Fire officials are expected to give an update Thursday. 

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