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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-19-2005, 12:34 PM Thread Starter
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Trench Collapse Buries Workers

Detroit, Michigan

Two men became trapped in a trench in southwest Detroit Friday afternoon, with one of them buried completely, Local 4 reported. Crews continue to dig at the site to rescue the worker. Local 4 has learned that one of the men was rescued and is expected to recover.

The trench collapsed in an alley behind a house in the area of McGraw and Cabot streets, Local 4 reported. The men are private contractors who work for a landlord, the station reported. It was not known why they were digging the trench.

Emergency crews remain at the scene, including a trench team brought in by the Detroit Fire Department, Local 4 reported.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-19-2005, 08:23 PM
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WoW! I hope they get out safely.
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