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Woman rescued after fall down elevator shaft

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -- Chattanooga firefighters rescued a woman who fell down an elevator shaft Tuesday night.

Officials say the woman fell into the elevator shaft at the lower end of the tram that carries pedestrians partially up the hill on 1st Street around 11 p.m.

The woman reportedly stepped off the tram and fell about 10 feet to the bottom of the shaft.

The victim was placed in a stokes basket and pulled from the shaft. She was taken to Erlanger in unknown condition.

Her name has not been released.

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