CRAFTON (KDKA) — Authorities rescued two 12-year-old boys who slipped down a hillside in Crafton Saturday.

The boy’s fell about 15 feet.

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The rainy weather turned the hillside to mud and the boys couldn’t get back up.

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Witnesses tell KDKA the boys came dangerously close to a steep drop off.

Firefighters used ropes to pull them to safety.

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