WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) – A man became trapped in the trash chute of his apartment building in Washington, DC Sunday morning.
The man got trapped after thinking he had dropped his girlfriend’s phone down the chute and he leaned in to get it back.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Update: When Could Another Economic Relief Payment Arrive?
He was able to call 911 from his own phone while trapped inside the chute.READ MORE: Wife Of Top Cuomo Aide Shows Support On Social Media For Governor's Latest Sexual Harassment Accuser
Emergency responders found the man conscious and alert.
Firefighters pumped fresh air down the chute and used a harness to haul him out.MORE NEWS: Road To Reopening: Prudential Center Set To Welcome Fans Back For Devils-Islanders Game