Construction worker killed in Brazoria County trench collapse

A worker was killed overnight after a trench he and co-workers were digging in Brazoria County collapsed.

February 8, 2014 6:12:57 AM PST
Authorities are still on the scene of a deadly accident in Brazoria County.

It happened last night on Almeda School Road near Croix.

Workers had dug a 15-foot deep trench to repair communications equipment. It collapsed around 9:15pm, burying a man. The body was recovered about this morning.

We have a crew on the scene and will bring you more information in our later newscasts.

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