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High-wire rescue act - The New Paper;

High-wire rescue act - The New Paper

The New PaperHigh-wire rescue actThe New PaperIn one of a number of dramatic rescues, workers take a mother and a child to safety after they were stranded by an accident on the Koelner Seilbahn (Cologne Cable Car) over the Rhine river in Germany on Sunday. Dozens of people were stranded, some as ...and more »

75 passengers rescued after cable car accident in Germany - The Straits Times;

75 passengers rescued after cable car accident in Germany - The Straits Times

The Straits Times75 passengers rescued after cable car accident in GermanyThe Straits TimesDozens were left stranded in cable cars over the River Rhine in Cologne. VIDEO: REUTERS. A man and his child being rescued from a cable car over the Rhine River in Cologne, Germany, on Sunday. A cable car had crashed into a support pillar, stranding ...and more »

Dozens rescued from dangling cable cars in Cologne - KXLF Butte News

Dozens rescued from dangling cable cars in CologneKXLF Butte News(CNN) -- Dozens of people were left dangling high above the Rhine River when the wheels of a cable car came off their guiding line in Cologne, Germany. More than 30 cable cars were in operation when the car's wheels came away on Sunday evening.and more »

Hang On: Dramatic Rescue Saves Cable Car Passengers - Newser

Hang On: Dramatic Rescue Saves Cable Car PassengersNewserMembers of the fire service rescue people from a cable car gondola in Cologne, Germany, on Sunday. (Martin Oversohl/dpa via AP)Members of the fire service rescue people from a cable car gondola in Cologne, Germany, on Sunday. (Martin Oversohl/dpa ...and more »

Firefighters launch dramatic cable car rescue after traumatic crash (VIDEOS, PHOTOS) - RT;

Firefighters launch dramatic cable car rescue after traumatic crash (VIDEOS, PHOTOS) - RT

RTFirefighters launch dramatic cable car rescue after traumatic crash (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)RTThe fire brigade were forced to abseil dozens of passengers to safety after a cable car crashed over the river Rhine in the German city of Cologne. One of the gondolas on the cable car system smashed into a support pillar, leaving 65 people dangling in ...and more »

Dozens rescued dangling from cable cars over Germany's Rhine River - UPI.com;

Dozens rescued dangling from cable cars over Germany's Rhine River - UPI.com

UPI.comDozens rescued dangling from cable cars over Germany's Rhine RiverUPI.comEmergency workers rescue passengers from a stalled cable car over the Rhine River in Cologne, Germany, on Sunday. A wheel of one car separated from its guide cable. Photo by Sascha Steinbach/EPA. July 31 (UPI) -- Fire crews on Sunday evening ...and more »

Germany: Skyway mishap strands up to 100 cable car riders - New Zealand Herald

Germany: Skyway mishap strands up to 100 cable car ridersNew Zealand HeraldVIENNA (AP) " German fire crews are focused on evacuating as many as 100 passengers from suspended cable cars that run over the Rhine River in Cologne after a gondola ran into a support pillar. Public transportation authorities for the city in ...and more »

Cable car collision leaves 65 trapped mid-air over River Rhine in Cologne - Daily Sabah;

Cable car collision leaves 65 trapped mid-air over River Rhine in Cologne - Daily Sabah

Daily SabahCable car collision leaves 65 trapped mid-air over River Rhine in CologneDaily SabahGerman fire crews evacuate as many as 100 passengers from suspended cable cars that run over the river Rhine after a gondola ran into a support pillar in Cologne. (EPA Photo). Emergency services rescued 65 people stranded in mid-air Sunday after a ...and more »

Passengers rescued from Cologne cable car after gondola crashes - Yahoo News UK;

Passengers rescued from Cologne cable car after gondola crashes - Yahoo News UK

Yahoo News UKPassengers rescued from Cologne cable car after gondola crashesYahoo News UKA rescue operation was underway in the German city of Cologne on Sunday after the dozens of people became trapped when the Rhine cable car came to a grinding halt. Children were among those who had to spend almost five hours suspended fifty metres ...and more »

WATCH: Passengers rescued after gondola crashes above Rhine - WTHR

WATCH: Passengers rescued after gondola crashes above RhineWTHRCOLOGNE, Germany (WTHR) - Up to 100 passengers on a cable car system in Germany got stuck when a mishap stranded everyone high above a river. Fire crews were called out to evacuate passengers from 32 cable cars left hanging over the Rhine River ...and more »

Dozens Saved in Dramatic Rescue Effort As Cable Cars Dangle Over River - TIME;

Dozens Saved in Dramatic Rescue Effort As Cable Cars Dangle Over River - TIME

TIMEDozens Saved in Dramatic Rescue Effort As Cable Cars Dangle Over RiverTIMEDozens of people had to be rescued from cable cars left dangling 40 meters above the river Rhine in Cologne, Germany, after one of the wheels came off a guiding line and the cars crashed into a supporting post. 65 passengers had to be brought down from ...and more »

Terror as German cable car derails, trapping more than 100 - AOL UK;

Terror as German cable car derails, trapping more than 100 - AOL UK

AOL UKTerror as German cable car derails, trapping more than 100AOL UKMore than 100 people were left hanging on Sunday after a cable car in Germany came off its cable at a pylon. Thirty-two cars were in operation at the time of the accident on the Koelner Seilbahn (Cologne Cable Car) which runs over the river Rhine. See ...and more »

Dozens trapped over Rhine River in Cologne skyway - Deutsche Welle;

Dozens trapped over Rhine River in Cologne skyway - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleDozens trapped over Rhine River in Cologne skywayDeutsche WelleEmergency response crews have evacuated dozens of passengers trapped on cable cars over the iconic Rhine River in Cologne. A total of 65 people were believed trapped on the skyway in the western German city. Image of the skyway incident. Fire crews ...and more »

Hundreds of People were Blocked after a Lift Malfunction in Germany - Novinite.com;

Hundreds of People were Blocked after a Lift Malfunction in Germany - Novinite.com

Novinite.comHundreds of People were Blocked after a Lift Malfunction in GermanyNovinite.comFirefighters evacuated people traveling on a lift over the Rhine river in the German city of Cologne after one of the booths crashed into a pillar. Reported AP. Authorities said 32 cabins were working at the time of the accident. When one of the booths ...and more »

More than 70 people rescued after cable car crashes in Cologne - Irish Times;

More than 70 people rescued after cable car crashes in Cologne - Irish Times

Irish TimesMore than 70 people rescued after cable car crashes in CologneIrish TimesUp to 76 people were rescued from cable cars suspended over the river Rhine in Cologne on Sunday afternoon after a gondola crashed into a support pillar, leaving passengers stranded. German fire crews lowered people to safety from cable cars in a ...and more »

One hundred passengers stranded as cable vehicle breaks down in Germany - Vehicle Lеаdеr (blog);

One hundred passengers stranded as cable vehicle breaks down in Germany - Vehicle Lеаdеr (blog)

Vehicle Lеаdеr (blog)One hundred passengers stranded as cable vehicle breaks down in GermanyVehicle Lеаdеr (blog)Dozens of people were left stranded in mid-air, some as high as 40m, over the River Rhine on Sunday (July 30) after a cable vehicle crashed into a support pillar. German fire crews evacuated people from the suspended cable cars that run over the Rhine ...and more »

100 rescued from stranded cable cars - Stuff.co.nz;

100 rescued from stranded cable cars - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nz100 rescued from stranded cable carsStuff.co.nzRescue workers stage a dramatic operation to bring cable car passengers to safety after they were stranded over the Rhine river in Cologne, Germany. Dozens of people have been saved, after a cable car collision above the Rhine River in Cologne, Germany ...and more »

Dozens trapped in mid-air - ClickLancashire;

Dozens trapped in mid-air - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireDozens trapped in mid-airClickLancashireDozens of people were left stranded in mid-air, some as high as 40m, over the River Rhine on Sunday (July 30) after a cable vehicle crashed into a support pillar. More than 100 people were left hanging yesterday after a cable auto came off its cable at ...and more »

Germany: Skyway mishap strands up to 100 cable auto riders - sbDirtySouthSoccer;

Germany: Skyway mishap strands up to 100 cable auto riders - sbDirtySouthSoccer

sbDirtySouthSoccerGermany: Skyway mishap strands up to 100 cable auto riderssbDirtySouthSoccerA child and his father were winched to safety from a gondola of a cable vehicle spanning the Rhine in Cologne, Germany. Cable auto riders have been dramatically rescued after they became trapped over Cologne when a gondola collided with a pillar.and more »

Up to 100 passengers trapped in Cologne's cable car mishap - Astro Awani;

Up to 100 passengers trapped in Cologne's cable car mishap - Astro Awani

Astro AwaniUp to 100 passengers trapped in Cologne's cable car mishapAstro AwaniUp to 100 passengers were evacuated from suspended cable cars that run over the Rhine River on Sunday afternoon after a gondola crashed into a support pillar, leaving passengers stranded. - Rainer Jensen/dpa via AP. COLOGNE: Up to 100 passengers ...and more »