Technical Rescue

Maryland Child Rescued from Well

A 10-year-old girl was rescued after she fell into a 30-foot well in Pasadena Monday afternoon, reports The Baltimore Sun.

The child fell down the well shortly after 4 p.m. on Monday, and was removed from the well at 4:35 p.m., according to tweets from Anne Arundel County Fire Division Chief Keith Swindle.

Swindle said the girl was flown to Johns Hopkins hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, including hypothermia.

It took 21 personnel about 30 minutes to extricate the girl. It wasn’t immediately known how the girl fell into the well, Pfaltzgraff said.

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