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.READ MORE: New Jersey Announces COVID Vaccine And Booster Mandate For Health Care Workers And High-Risk Settings
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.READ MORE: Biden Administration To Give Out 400 Million Free N95 Masks
He was taken to the hospital to be evaluated for injuries.MORE NEWS: Timeline: Snow Expected To Blanket The Tri-State Area Thursday Morning
It’s unclear what type of work was being done at the site.