A 19 Year Old Dies After Construction Trench Collapse

Posted: 2/15/2016

A 19 Year Old Dies After Construction Trench Collapse

Cypress, TX -- A nineteen year old man was killed on Saturday when a trench collapsed on workers at a construction site.

The incident happened in Cypress, TX when a crew was digging a sewer system and the ground shifted.  The trench collapsed.

The victim's co-workers tried to save him, but when firefighters arrived, the victim had already died.  The victim was employed by Principal Services Limited.

The victim's brother came to the scene and needed to be detained after rushing into the trench.

Investigators are working to determine the cause of the accident. 

Read the full story here. 

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