Worker rescued after trapped at construction site

Published On: Oct 16 2012 03:55:35 PM CDT
Worker Rescued
HOUSTON -

A man was rescued after he became trapped at a construction site in southwest Houston on Tuesday.

Houston firefighters said the man became trapped between pipe and dirt on Synott near Bellaire Gardens about 2:30 p.m.

Rescue crews freed him and rushed him to a hospital. He may have suffered a broken leg.

Investigators have not said how the man became trapped.