Joe Hranicka

Joe Hranicka (credit: CBS 2)

Joe Hranicka Speaks Out After Falling Into 25-Foot Deep Drywell In Uniondale

Battered and suffering broken bones, a street sweeper who fell into a drywell Monday night spoke out about his ordeal from his hospital bed on Wednesday.

06/15/2011

A sweeper truck stands just a few feet from the hole where a man was trapped for eight hours after falling in. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Joe Hranicka Rescued After Falling Into 25-Foot Deep Drywell In Uniondale

Nassau County police say the Hranicka fell in the hole near a ShopRite supermarket in Uniondale at 11:40 p.m. A bicyclist called 911 after hearing him screaming for help around 6:40 a.m. Tuesday.

06/14/2011