02/17/2015 06:32 EST | Updated 04/19/2015 05:59 EDT

TTC worker rescued after bucket contacts live electrical wire

A TTC worker had some tense moments while working near Yonge and Dundas Square this morning. 

The worker became briefly trapped in his cherry picker after a live electrical wire made contact with the bucket on Victoria Street near Dundas Street. 

Emergency crews arrived on scene and were able to shut off power to the wires.

The worker was safely removed from the bucket and there are no reports of injuries.