fb-pixel Skip to main content

Construction worker trapped in trench in Ipswich

A construction worker fell into a trench this morning after a partial collapse on a construction site in Ipswich, fire officials said.

Ipswich firefighters responded to 134 County Road at about 10:53 a.m., where a senior living facility is being built, said Ispwich Fire Dispatcher Ed Murphy. The worker who is trapped was working on the senior facility.

The scene remains active, with Ipswich fire and police officials attempting to free the worker.

It was not immediately clear if the trapped man was injured.

No further details were immediately available.

Jasper Craven can be reached at jasper.craven@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @Jasper_Craven