STATEN ISLAND, New York (WABC) -- A group of kids were rescued after getting lost in a storm drain tunnel on Staten Island Tuesday night.
The NYPD ESU and FDNY responded to Bement Avenue and Clove Way after receiving a call around 6 p.m. from a group of five kids who entered the drain and got lost in the tunnel.
First responders assisted with the rescue and took the kids, all 11-12 years old, to Richmond University Medical Center as a precaution.
One firefighter was injured during the rescue and was also taken to RUMC.
Police say the children will not be charged as they were playing and became lost.