Impaled on Metal Fence, Sacramento Firefighters Cut Victim Out

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A person was impaled on a metal fence in North Sacramento.


Firefighters rescued a man who was impaled a few feet off the ground on a metal fence in North Sacramento. Emergency crews had to use saws to cut parts of the gate to remove him.

Because of the injuries, the victim was taken to the hospital with pieces of the metal fence still in him. No word on his condition, although FOX40 has learned he should survive.

No word on how the man became stuck on the fence, but police are currently looking into the situation.