Man digging grave in Calgary cemetery trapped when gravesite collapses

Fire crews trained in collapse rescue were able to safely remove a trapped person from this scary situation. We’re glad our EMS colleagues transported him to hospital in stable condition. #teamwork #yyc

The Calgary Fire Department said the worker was standing at the edge of a grave when it collapsed and he fell in. The fire department’s technical rescue team was able to stabilize the excavation and rescue the injured worker from the grave.

 

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