By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Firefighters made a dramatic rescue Thursday at a construction site in the North Riverdale section of the Bronx.

Chopper 2 was over Mosholu Avenue near 256th Street as crews pulled a man from a trench.

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Dozens of firefighters worked nonstop for nearly two hours to save the man, who became trapped when the trench partially collapsed around 9 a.m.

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He was taken to the hospital to be evaluated for injuries.

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It’s unclear what type of work was being done at the site.

CBSNewYork Team