2 pulled from collapsed trench on UNC campus


Source: CBS 17

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (WNCN) – Two workers were pulled from a collapsed trench Tuesday morning at a construction site in on the campus of UNC-Chapel Hill, officials said.

Columbia Street is down to one lane in front of Mitchell Hall and traffic is backed up as emergency crews respond.

Mitchell Hall sits just south of Columbia Street’s intersection with South Road in the area of Kenan Memorial Stadium on campus.

Chapel Hill Fire announced the collapse at 10:30 a.m.

CBS 17 has a crew on the way to the scene and will update this story as it develops.

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