Roof Rope Rescue Saves Brooklyn Man Firefighters Rescue Man Trapped on Third Floor

CBS 2 - March 07, 2017

by CBS Local

(CBS New York) NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — FDNY firefighters resorted to a dangerous technique to rescue a Brooklyn man trapped in a burning building Sunday morning.

The fire gutted the Zion House of Faith church on Rockaway Avenue and heavily damaged the apartments above.

It also brought together firefighter Andrew Scharf and building tenant Ubeaka McKinney, who are now bonded by a pair of firsts for the both of them.