A construction worker suffered a serious accident when he fell onto standing rebar in Miami, prompting a swift response from Miami Fire Rescue.
The incident occurred just after 1 p.m. at 77 SE 5 Street. in Miami, FL.
Upon arrival, emergency crews found the worker impaled by the rebar.
Paramedics were able to treat and stabilize the injured worker, while rescue specialists strategically employed a harness to secure him.
Using cutting-edge tools, the team successfully freed the worker from the rebar, which had penetrated his lower body and traversed his torso.
Firefighters and an on-site crane operator were able to lower the patient using both the crane and a stokes basket.
The patient, who is in stable condition, was transferred onto a stretcher and transported to Jackson Memorial Ryder Trauma Center.
He is definitely lucky to have survived such an accident.