Man Stuck In Storm Drain

Just before 7:00 PM on October 16, 2008 Saskatoon Police received a call of an unknown problem at the intersection of 2nd Avenue and 23rd Street East.

Upon arrival, Police found a 34 year old male stuck in a storm drain. It appears that the male removed a storm drain grate and climbed down into the hole.

Along with Police, MD Ambulance and Saskatoon Fire and Protective Services attended, and were able to successfully extract him. There were no apparent injuries however the male was transported to hospital for precautionary reasons.

In investigation into the matter is being conducted.

(Occurrence Number: 08-107065)