Firefighters rescue man threatening to jump from building lamp post in Forest
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    Firefighters rescue man threatening to jump from building lamp post in Forest

    Avenue de Roi in Forest. Credit: Stephane Mignon/Flickr.

    A man who was threatening to jump from a lamp post located on the third floor of a building was rescued by firefighters on Wednesday morning.

    The man was threatening to jump from a lamp post attached to a building on Avenue Wielemans Ceuppens in Forest, a Brussels municipality.

    Firefighters intervened at around 7:30 AM and local traffic was disrupted, reported Bx1.

    The man agreed to come down after the police negotiated with him. He was rescued at around 9:30 AM.

    Evie McCullough
    The Brussels Times