EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – The El Paso Fire Department said crews assisted a man stuck on a portion of the border fence on Sunday night.
Fire department crews assisted the man near a portion of the fence in Downtown El Paso, using a cherry picker to help him down. The man had been stuck on the fence for two hours, the fire department tweeted.
After he was helped down, agents with the United State Border Patrol detained the man. Fire department officials say no injuries or transports were necessary.
Last night, EPFD crews assisted USBP bring down an individual that had been stuck for about two hours on top of the border wall by the downtown area.— El Paso Fire Department (@EPTXFire) April 19, 2021
The individual was brought down safely and detained by agents. No injuries/transports reported.
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