Construction worker rescued after trench collapses in north Dallas, Texas

DALLAS, TX (WCMH) — After two hours, rescue crews were able to free a construction worker became trapped in a collapsed trench near a North Dallas country club Monday morning.

NBC affiliate KXAS reports the worker was inside the trench when it collapsed. He was alive and able to direct paramedics to his location.

It is unclear what caused the collapse of the severity of the worker’s injuries.

No other information was immediately available.

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