Chicago Firefighters Rescue Man Trapped in Jail
CHICAGO -- A man who came to visit his son was accidentally trapped inside an empty maximum security visiting area of Cook County Jail for about 30 hours over the weekend, authorities said on Tuesday.
He was rescued when he broke a sprinkler head, alerting Chicago Fire Department firefighters who found him about 1 a.m. Monday, said Cara Smith, the jail's executive director.
"We're tremendously sorry for what this man went through," Smith said. His ordeal started Saturday about 6 p.m...
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