- Associated Press - Friday, June 15, 2018

GRANBY, Colo. (AP) - A construction worker died in a trench collapse at a condominium project at the base of the Granby Ranch ski resort in north-central Colorado.

Police in Granby tell the Summit Daily News another worker had stepped away for a few minutes Thursday morning and when he returned the trench had collapsed and his co-worker was buried.

Emergency crews began digging the man out at around 10 a.m. and recovered him at 10:17 a.m. Efforts to resuscitate him were unsuccessful.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the death.

The man’s name hasn’t been released.


Information from: Summit Daily News, http://www.summitdaily.com/

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