Six rescued unhurt after Chicago skyscraper elevator plummets 85 stories

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  • One of several cables holding elevator broke and car fell rapidly
  • Six people including pregnant woman rescued by firefighters

People rescued from a trapped elevator in one of Chicago’s tallest skyscrapers later learned they had dropped 84 floors.

The Chicago Tribune reported on Monday that six people, including a pregnant woman, got into the elevator early on Friday after leaving a restaurant on the 95th floor of the 875 North Michigan Avenue building, formerly the John Hancock Center. They heard noises and experienced a faster and bumpier than expected ride.

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Source: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/nov/19/six-rescued-unhurt-after-after-chicago-skyscraper-elevator-plummets-85-stories
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