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    Posted November 13, 2014 by
    ANO07
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    Jersey City, New Jersey

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    Scaffold Dangling

     

    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     ANO07 was in Jersey City, New Jersey when she got a view of 1 World Trade Center, where she could see a scaffold dangling off the side of the building with two workers trapped. She went looking for it after hearing Wolf Blitzer report on the incident. The workers were later rescued.
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    Yesterday I found myself on Jersey City waterfront, across the Hudson from Lower Manhattan, watching the scaffold dangling from the new WTC tower. Three helicopters were hovering over the area. It was a partly cloudy, windy kind of day, and I could see the scaffold slightly dangling...and I could only wonder about the two people trapped inside. The sun peeked through the clouds, on and off. Even looking through a long lens, I really couldn't tell what was happening, but at one point the helicopters just left. I knew then that it was over, and I thought it must have been a happy ending. After waiting a few more minutes, I checked my Twitter feed and realized that, indeed, it was a happy ending.
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