Man Rescued After Falling Into Manhole in Greenwich Village

By Julie Shapiro on March 4, 2013 8:25pm 

 A man fell into a manhole at Mercer and West 3rd streets March 4, 2013, officials said.
A man fell into a manhole at Mercer and West 3rd streets March 4, 2013, officials said.
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MANHATTAN — A man was rescued after falling into a manhole in Greenwich Village Monday evening, officials said.

The man, who is in his late 30s, fell 10 to 12 feet into a manhole at Mercer and West 3rd streets about 7:45 p.m., the FDNY said.

Emergency responders pulled the man out and rushed him to Bellevue Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, the FDNY said.

The circumstances of the man's fall were not immediately clear.

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