Va. Beach crews rescue construction worker caught in trench

Credit: Virginia Beach Fire Department

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Emergency responders rescued a worker on Monday who was stuck in a trench in Virginia Beach.

City officials said the worker became trapped by construction material at a site off Kempsville Road

Pictures posted on Twitter Monday by the Virginia Beach Fire Department appeared to showed emergency responders at the scene.

Firefighters, EMS and police all responded to the scene, according to the tweet.

The worker was removed from the trench within 15 minutes, and was taken to a hospital with minor injuries.