WASHINGTON - Five people were rescued from a stalled elevator in Tenleytown Sunday afternoon, fire officials say.
According to a DC Fire and EMS tweet, five people were stuck in the elevator at the Tenleytown Metro station 40 feet below street level and above station level.
Technical Rescue Tenleytown Metro 4200 Wisconsin Ave NW. 5 people were in stalled elevator 40 Ft. below street level and above station level. #DCsBravest Special Ops and other units have successfully removed all 5. All are fine with no medical issues. pic.twitter.com/SDrgXikGnt— DC Fire and EMS (@dcfireems) July 29, 2018
DC Fire and EMS say Special Ops and other units successfully removed all five people.
The people in the elevator were fortunately not injured and did not require medical attention.