Ca­ble car res­cue

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COLOGNE: Emer­gency ser­vices res­cued 65 peo­ple stranded in mid-air yes­ter­day af­ter a col­li­sion on a ca­ble car line high above the Rhine river in Cologne, a spokesman for the fire depart­ment said.

Twenty chil­dren were among those stranded.

Res­cue work­ers had to ab­seil pas­sen­gers on to a boat on the river. Other pas­sen­gers clam­bered to safety from fire truck lad­ders.

There were no in­juries.

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