Indiana Plumber Survives Trench Collapse

Worker buried over his head digs free from sandy soil.
Indiana Plumber Survives Trench Collapse
An Indianapolis plumber escaped serious injury when the trench he was working in collapsed on him. (Photos courtesy Indianapolis Fire Department)

A 32-year-old Mr. Plumber employee survived a trench cave-in last month with help from a co-worker and Citizen’s Energy employee who called 911.

The victim was repairing a sewer line in a trench about 7 feet deep at 1046 N. Tibbs Ave., in Indianapolis, Indiana, when co-worker...

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