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EXCLUSIVE: Workers rescued from scaffolding
NEW YORK (WABC) -- There is exclusive video of a frightening rescue 13-stories high in Queens.
Two workers were pulled to the roof of a high-rise on 20th avenue in Astoria after their scaffolding malfunctioned.
The workers were secured by safety lines by a firefighter who was lowered to rescue them.
Fortunately, no one was injured.
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