WATCH: Atlanta firefighters rescue person who fell in air vent

If you frequently walk in downtown Atlanta, some of the city’s air vents may have given you pause.

Atlanta Firefighters rescued a person who had fallen through one of the air vents. Firefighters say the person fell 15 to 20 feet.

The incident occurred Tuesday morning.

After a thorough assessment it was determined the person would need to be extracted vertically. Nearly 40 firefighters were involved in the rescue.

You can watch a short clip from the rescue below.

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