Worker rescued from inside giant car dealership electronic billboard

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Man rescued from sign after heat problems, Marla Carter reports. (KTRK)

Crews with Spring and Klein fire departments rescued a worker who was trapped inside an electronic billboard.

The high angle rescue took place at about noon at the Parkway Chevrolet auto dealership on Highway 249 in Tomball.

Crews worked for about 45 minutes to reach the worker, who became overcome by heat while inside the sign.


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