Man Injured During Manhole Construction in Altavista

Altavista, VA - Altavista officials say a construction worker was injured Thursday night while working on installing a manhole.

Altavista EMS got the call around 8 p.m. to the 600 Block of Main Street. They say a trench collapsed, trapping a construction worker.

Emergency crews got the worker out of the hole, but there is no word on the condition of the construction worker.

Crews have closed off part of the road.

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