Richmond Fire Dept. rescues intoxicated man stuck on roof

Richmond Fire Dept. rescues intoxicated man stuck on roof
The Richmond Fire Department said it rescued an intoxicated man who was stuck on a roof. (Source: Richmond Fire Department.)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - The Richmond Fire Department said it rescued an intoxicated man who was stuck on a roof.

Crews were called shortly after 11 a.m. Monday, April 5, to the 1800 block of West Broad Street for a man who was stuck on the roof of a building.

At the scene, crews said they determined that he was intoxicated and couldn’t get down a ladder safely.

Crews then had to use a stokes basket to get him down.

He declined medical treatment.

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