HFD: 30 Elevator Rescues Today Because of Rolling Blackouts
The Houston Fire Department reports that it had 30 elevator rescues today because of the rolling blackouts.
Normally HFD would handle two or three a day, spokeswoman Alicia Whitehead says.
The first call came at 4:30 a.m., and most of the action was between 7 and 10 a.m.
We're sure they all looked like this:
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