Rescue crews free man trapped after construction accident


CARMEL, Ind. (WTHR) - Rescue crews in Hamilton County freed a construction worker who was trapped in a hole Tuesday morning.

The incident happened near 131st and Towne Road in Carmel at a new home construction site.

The man was working on a foundation around a house. when the dirt gave way and trapped him.

Carmel Fire along with help from a trench rescue team from Westfield worked to free the man.

Medics transported the man to the hospital to be treated for a broken leg.

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