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Dangling Window-Washer Saved From Brookline Apartment Building

The window-washer trapped on a 12-floor balcony was reported about 9 a.m., according to the Brookline Fire Department

A window-washer dangling from the roof at a Brookline apartment building on Wednesday, May 17, 2023.
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A window-washer was rescued from near the top of a 12-story building in Brookline, Massachusetts, Wednesday, officials said.

Photos from the scene showed the worker holding on to the roof of an apartment building at the Brook House condo complex.

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The window-washer trapped on a 12-floor balcony was reported about 9 a.m., according to the Brookline Fire Department.

A technical rescue team was called and they were able to get the person down safely. Boston and Cambridge firefighters arrived to help as well.

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