Person falls into trench at Austin construction site

AUSTIN, Texas (KXAN) — According to a tweet sent by ATCEMS, rescuers are responding to report that a person fell into a trench at Red River Street and E Cesar Chavez.

The person has been rescued from the hole and is now being transported in an ambulance. ATCEMS said the person has non-life threatening injuries.

Rescuers had requested additional assistance to help the person out of the trench.

According to ATCEMS the person fell into a four foot deep trench.

Rescuers said to expect traffic delays in that area.

The Fairmont construction site is at that location.

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