Authorities rescue Gainesville man stuck in well - CBS46 News

Authorities rescue Gainesville man stuck in well

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GAINESVILLE, GA (CBS46) -

Hall County authorities rescued a man who was stuck in a well near the 3000 block of Leach Road in Gainesville.

The man was working on a water line Tuesday around 2 p.m., slipped on mud, and fell feet first into the well.

As he fell, the well got tighter and he got stuck 50 feet down. It is unknown how deep the well is.

The man did not complain of any injuries,but was taken to a local hospital to check for any internal injuries.

CBSAtlanta.com will have more information as it becomes available.

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