Man Rescued From Trench In DE

Man Rescued From Trench In DE

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GWINHURST, Del. -

A man in Delaware was rescued after falling into a trench. The rescue happened on West Delaware Avenue in Gwinhurst at around 9:40am Monday.

Officials say a contractor was working on digging a trench around the house when the ground caved in and collapsed.

Rescue crews were able to get him out safely. He's being treated at Christianna Hospital.

The cause of the fall is under investigation.

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