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Window washers rescued from rig 65 floors above Times Square

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Posted at 2:42 PM, Feb 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-23 15:34:41-05

Two window washers have been rescued after being trapped 65 floors above the ground outside of a Manhattan hotel building according to a report from CBS New York.

 

 

 

 

The washers were stuck on their rig on the 65th floor outside of Marriott's Courtyard Hotel on Times Square, according to NBC New York. The building is located at Broadway and West 54th St. 

Firefighters were able to bring the men safely into the building through a window. It's unclear how the washers' rig became stuck.