Spring, TX – Worker Trapped in Trench Collapse On Champion Forest Dr.
Spring, TX (May 14, 2019) – On May 14, Klein Fire Department responded to the scene of a worksite incident in the 18900 block of Champions Forest Drive.
According to reports, a worker was using a backhoe to dig a utility trench, around 3 p.m. For unknown reasons, the worker got off the backhoe and entered into the trench. After entering, the hole collapsed around the worker, trapping him waist-deep in the dirt.
The injured worker was treated at the scene by emergency crews while Life Flight stood by.
Our thoughts are with the injured worker and his family at this time.
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