Construction worker stuck in trench, recovery effort underway

Posted at 4:49 PM, Jun 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-06 04:44:56-04

A 19-year-old construction worker is buried 15-feet underground near the Clifton Park neighborhood.

The Baltimore Fire Department is on the scene at N. Chester Street and Sinclair Lane of the trench recovery effort.

Officials say the man was working on a sewage line. 


Fire officials confirmed a worker was inside the hole when a "massive pile of dirt and debris fell on top of him."

Click the picture below to see images of the Baltimore Fire Department’s efforts to rescue a man stuck in a trench near Clifton Park:

This story will be updated.