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This trash pile was credited with saving the life of a man in Manhattan. (credit: CBS 2)

Man Survives 9-Story Fall Thanks To NYC Garbage

Fire officials said the 26-year-old was taken to Bellevue Hospital. He was listed in critical but stable condition.