Trench in Illinois Collapses, Killing Two

By: KKCO Email
By: KKCO Email

Two workers are dead after a trench collapsed in southern Illinois.

Authorities say the workers were killed when a trench collapsed at a waste water treatment facility in Millstadt, Illinois, Monday afternoon.

Crews worked for several hours to recover the men's bodies.

Officials say the men, whose identities aren't being released, worked for a sub–contractor.
OSHA is investigating the cause of the collapse.


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