Three men have been brought to safety after spending hours trapped on a swing stage outside the 23rd floor of a highrise in the cities downtown core.
It’s believed the men spent four hours stranded on the stage in the area of Bay Street and Queen Street West.
Nearly 20 firefighters were involved in the rescue of the window washers which got underway just before 6 this evening, with the rescuers removing a window pane to reach the men.
They were rescued at around 7.p.m and no injuries were reported.
Roads in the area had been closed for a time to facilitate the rescue but have since fully reopened.