Thread: Cowboys Stadium roof rescue:
12-05-2009, 01:04 PM #1
Cowboys Stadium roof rescue:
Thursday, Dec. 03, 2009:
ARLINGTON, TX — Firefighters rescued two maintenance workers from the roof of Cowboys Stadium on Thursday morning after they slipped on the icy surface and slid until they were caught by a gutter.
The men, working for the roofing subcontractor Birdair, were not wearing safety gear when they stepped out of a hatch onto the roof just after 7 a.m., Assistant Fire Chief Don Crowson said.
The workers, whose names were not released, slid about 250 feet, the Cowboys said in a statement.
This photo was taken PRIOR to the incident. Five + "workers on the roof" are barely visible.
Last edited by 1OLDTIMER; 12-07-2009 at 02:27 PM.
12-07-2009, 11:26 AM #2
Wow. If that were me up there the FD could have just followed the trail of my brown skid mark for that whole 250 ft.
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