Elderly male falls into uncovered manhole

Elderly male falls into uncovered manhole

An elderly male fell into a manhole at East 55th and Stanard Avenue late Wednesday morning.

According to witnesses on scene, the power company allegedly left a manhole open and unattended while working at the new VIP Construction Offices and that's when an elderly male fell down into the hole.

A woman working at a daycare center next door witnessed the entire incident and tried to help the male out.

The male was rescued with unknown injuries.

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