Two window washers who were trapped on scaffolding 69 stories up at 1 World Trade Center have been rescued by emergency personnel.

The cable broke at 1p ET, leaving the washers dangling at an unstable angle 700 feet in the air.

The rescuers were able to cut a hole in the window, pulling the workers inside to safety.

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