Man found trapped in stove pipe at Georgia Little Caesar’s

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — A sticky situation ended with a rescue in Georgia, when a man was pulled from an exhaust pipe above a restaurant.

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DeKalb County Police Department shared a photo of the rescue with WSB-TV, showing crews cutting a man out of a vent. The vent appears to extend to a large pizza oven.

Police told WSB-TV that they were initially called to the Little Caesar’s restaurant just before 9:30 a.m. for a report of a man trapped inside a vent. Police told the station that the man had tried to enter the restaurant through an oven pipe.

After approximately an hour, the man was removed from the vent and taken to the hospital, WSB-TV reported.

The man was not identified. Police told WSB-TV they are investigating how and why the man ended up in the vent.