Shaft Rescue

Governor Deval Patrick meets with Boston firefighters who aided in rescue, including Ballin Wright and Gary Dardia in the Governor’s Office. (Photo Credit: Matt Bennett/ Governor’s Office)

Patrick Honors Boston Firefighters Who Saved T Worker

Gov. Deval Patrick honored the firefighters who rescued an MBTA electrician who plunged down a 30-foot deep shaft earlier this week.


The Boston Fire Department posted several photos of the rescue on Twitter. (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)

MBTA Worker In Fair Condition After 30-Foot Fall In Shaft

A veteran MBTA worker was saved by Boston firefighters in a dramatic early morning rescue after he fell 30 feet inside a shaft.