A woman was rescued from a steep slope near Rock Creek Parkway, and D.C. firefighters used a system to haul her up 25 feet.
WASHINGTON — A woman was rescued from a steep slope near Rock Creek Parkway.
It happened Friday night on the 1900 block of Calvert Street NW.
Firefighters from DC Fire and EMS rappelled down 25 feet to the injured woman.
Update Tech Rescue 1900 block Calvert St NW. Several of #DCsBravest have rappelled down to victim. We are stabilizing the patient and preparing a hauling system with stokes basket for removal. pic.twitter.com/55waZDQDlD