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Helo Rescues Man Trapped On Crane
Tuesday's fire at an apartment complex in Kingston, Ontario, quickly engulfed the cab of the crane, forcing the operator to crawl out on the exposed boom. Daring Royal Canadian Air Force Sgt Cory Cisyk was attached to a hoist and lowered onto the crane. He grabbed hold of the frightened crane operator and lifted him to safety as dozens of onlookers held their breath on the ground.