Woman Rescued After Falling Head-First Into Trash Chute in Upstate New York - NBC New York

Woman Rescued After Falling Head-First Into Trash Chute in Upstate New York

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    Woman Rescued After Falling Head-First Into Trash Chute in Upstate New York
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    • Authorities say a woman has had to be rescued from a garbage chute at a Hudson Valley apartment building after she fell in head-first

    • Emergency crews were called to the Heritage Point Apartments Thursday after residents of the senior rental community heard a woman screaming

    • Officials say crews found a woman stuck in a trash chute between the second, third floors; She was taken to an area hospital for treatment

    Authorities say a woman has had to be rescued from a garbage chute at a Hudson Valley apartment building after she fell in head-first.

    Fire department officials in the Dutchess County hamlet of Staatsburg tell the Poughkeepsie Journal that emergency crews were called to the Heritage Point Apartments around 7:30 a.m. Thursday after residents of the senior rental community heard a woman screaming.

    Officials say crews found a woman stuck in a trash chute between the second and third floors.

    She was removed from the chute about 40 minutes later.

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    Officials say she was taken to Vassar Brothers Medical Center for treatment.

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