Workers rescued from side of Portland building
Jul. 15, 2017
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Two workers trapped on the side of a downtown Portland building after a scaffolding motor failed have been rescued.
Emergency crews responded at about 9:30 a.m. Saturday to the Umpqua Bank building and hoisted the workers to safety.
Officials say the workers were installing a sign when the scaffold motor malfunctioned.
No injuries were reported.