Charlotte firefighters rescued a victim of a trench collapse Tuesday morning in the 200 block of Kingsdown Avenue, off Sardis Road in south Charlotte.
The victim was taken to Carolinas Medical Center with life-threatening injuries, according to Medic.
Firefighters said they got the person out of the trench in 11 minutes. The trench collapsed about 11:30 a.m.
The trench was about 8 feet deep, according to WBTV, the Observer’s news partner.