VIDEO: Houston worker passes out in billboard 70 ft up

Houston man falls asleep inside billboard

HOUSTON, Texas (KXAN) — A Texas man working on a billboard was rescued by emergency crews after he passed out 70 feet in the air.

Houston man falls asleep inside billboard
Houston man falls asleep inside billboard

Rescuers say the Texas heat may have played a role in the worker falling asleep. Firefighters rescued the man at a Houston Chevrolet dealership. They found him passed out in a small opening inside the billboard.

Crews pulled him out of the sign and took him to the hospital.

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