CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - Charlotte firefighters rescued two workers who were apparently hanging from a building in uptown.
The fire department has confirmed that a "high angle rescue" was taking place at 323 W Stonewall St. Thursday afternoon and that several units responded to the scene.
A witness at the scene told FOX 46 they believe a construction worker fell from the building and is dangling from the scaffolding.
Firefighters say the workers were lowered to safety after a short time, and the incident is under control.
W Stonewall Street incident is under control, workers have been lowered safely. Unknown if workers are injured. For further info contact @CharlotteFD— IAFF Local660 (@CFFALocal660) September 20, 2018
MEDIC has taken both men to the hospital. One of them is being treated for potentially life-threatening injuries.
FOX 46 is headed to the scene to gather more details. Check back with us for updates on this story.