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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Wilmington firefighters rescued an injured worker on a ship at the Port of Wilmington.

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More than a dozen first responders came to the worker’s aid in “Berth Six” around 12 p.m. Saturday.

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Rescuers lowered a stokes basket stretcher 35 feet below the deck so they could hoist the worker out of the vessel.

He was treated at Wilmington Hospital.

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There is no word on what led to the injury.