Crews rescue person having 'medical emergency' from roof in Rock Hill

Crews rescue person having 'medical emergency' from roof in Rock Hill
According to the Rock Hill Fire Department, the incident happened at the Thurmond Building at Winthrop University. (Source: Rock Hill Fire Department)

ROCK HILL, SC (WBTV) - Officials in Rock Hill said they were rescuing a person who was having a medical emergency from a roof Thursday afternoon.

According to the Rock Hill Fire Department, the incident happened at the Thurmond Building at Winthrop University.

Officials say they were removing the patient from the roof of the building.

The building is located in the 700 block of Oakland Avenue in Rock Hill.

There's no word on injuries, how the person got on the roof or when the call for service came in.

This is a developing story and no further information was released.

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