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(April 14, 2014) -- A man stuck 50-feet up in a bucket lift at Old Mill Campground, in Bellfontaine, Ohio on Thursday was rescued by local firefighters.

Tree trimmer rescued from stuck bucket truck

BELLFONTAINE, Ohio — Firefighters responded to Old Mill Campground, on Thursday and found an unnamed male in the bucket of a lift truck, 50-feet up, Examiner Online reports.

The man, who was trimming trees at the campground, was wearing a harness and was not in distress, Examiner Online explains.

The lift appeared to be at its maximum elevation when the truck broke down. It would start, but would not continue to run, firefighters report, according to Examiner Online.

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Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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