trench collapse

Firefighters work to rescue a worker at a construction site in Crown Heights on May 1, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Construction Worker Pulled From Collapsed Trench In Crown Heights

The incident began at around 9 a.m. The worker was pulled from the trench at around 9:50 a.m.

05/01/2015

Firefighters attempt to rescue two workers who became trapped after a trench collapsed in Rye on July 31, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Workers Briefly Trapped After Trench Collapses In Westchester County

Emergency crews rescued two workers who became trapped after a trench collapsed in Rye.

07/31/2014

Firefighters work to free a construction worker trapped at a site in East Harlem on March 2, 2012. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Trapped Worker Freed From Trench Collapse At East Harlem Construction Site

The worker was buried up to his waist in dirt and mud. He was freed after being trapped for about an hour and taken to Harlem Hospital in serious condition.

03/02/2012