Man Falls Down Elevator Shaft in James Building

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) — This morning, a worker fell 20 feet down an elevator shaft in the James Building on Broad Street.

According to the Chattanooga Fire Department, the man fell due to “the elevator car not being in place.

Teams arrived on scene and rescued the man from the bottom of the shaft.

He has since been transported to the hospital.

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