Work crew rescued from jammed lift under Mario Cuomo Bridge

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Fellow construction workers rescued four of their colleagues who got stuck in a malfunctioning lift under the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge Wednesday, according to local officials.

The victims were trapped for under an hour. First responders also came from several surrounding communities.

After the rescue, the four freed workers declined medical attention.

The state Thruway Authority did not immediately respond to a News 12 request for comment.

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