Firefighters rescue Man from Cave

May 14, 2013

Bowling Green firefighters work to rescue a man who was stranded in a cave Monday near Cameron Park Apartments on Industrial Drive in Bowling Green.
Credit Alex Slitz / The Daily News

What began Monday afternoon as an outdoor adventure for two Bowling Green friends attempting to shoot video inside a secluded cave ended in one of the men being rescued by Bowling Green Fire Department firefighters. Brian Ahlers, 20, and his 22-year-old friend, who declined to give his name to the Daily News, were exploring the cave off Industrial Drive near Cameron Park Apartments, which has a body of water passing through it. The men swam across the water to get to the other side, but one of them couldn’t get back. Read more...