Crew member rescued after fall on container ship in east Harris County

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Thursday, October 29, 2015

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- A crew member was rescued after a fall on board a container ship in east Harris County.

Crews were called to the scene just before 10:30am on Industrial Road near Miles Road, where a crew member fell about about 60 feet into a hold.

The man was immobilized and pulled out of the confined space. His condition is not known.

The Channelview Fire Department assisted with the rescue.

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