El Paso Fire Department assists man stuck on border fence

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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.

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