Lynchburg Fire Department Rescues Boy From Ledge

Lynchburg, VA - There were some scary moments in Lynchburg Friday morning when a boy ended up on the ledge of a building.

Police were called to Euclid Christian on Memorial Avenue just before 10 a.m.

They say the 10-year-old was in an educational program there and apparently climbed out there after a disagreement.

The fire department used a ladder to get him down.

In all, police say he was up there about 20 minutes.

Police say as part of standard procedure, they took the boy to the hospital for a mental health evaluation.