JERSEY CITY, NJ (CBSNewYork) – Police helped rescue a dog trapped in an escalator on Wednesday at one ROAD station in New Jersey.
It happened just before 1:15 pm at the Journal Square station Jersey City.
Two Port management The officers heard screaming and screaming, and ran to find the dog with its left hind leg caught in the bottom of the escalator.
The officers pressed the emergency stop button and called for assistance. Three emergency service personnel arrived at the scene and helped free the dog’s paw.
The dog, named Scott, has cuts and wounds on his foot and needs medical attention.
A sergeant present at the scene had flagged a taxi and paid Scott’s owner to take him to the veterinary hospital.