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Rescue crews worked for more than three hours to free two men who became trapped when a trench collapsed in Potomac. (credit: Pete Piringer/Montgomery County Fire and Rescue)

2 Workers Freed From Trench Collapse in Potomac

Emergency crews are working to free to people trapped in a collapsed trench in Potomac.


File photo of an ambulance. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Construction Worker Trapped in Trench Collapse

A construction worker became trapped for more than eight hours when the trench he was working in suddenly collapsed Thursday afternoon in Falls Church.


Rescue personnel retrieve a man's body from a trench that collapsed and buried him Monday morning in Severn. (Credit: Anne Arundel County Fire Department)

Man Buried Alive After Trench Collapses at Md. Home

A construction worker died after a trench collapsed and buried him outside a home in Anne Arundel County on Monday morning, authorities said.