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UPDATE: Fire department rescues man stuck in palm tree

Posted at 11:29 AM, Aug 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-11 19:32:52-04

A man was rescued after he became stuck in a palm tree near Rancho Drive and West Oakey Boulevard on Thursday morning.

The incident began around 10:52 a.m. Thursday. Las Vegas Fire & Rescue were called in to assist the man.

The man safely reached the ground shortly before noon.

At this time, it is not known how the man became stuck. 13 Action News has a crew on the scene and this story will be updated as soon as more information is received.