Man dies in Forsyth County trench collapse

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CUMMING, Ga. - Authorities say a worker who became trapped in a trench in Forsyth County has died.

Rescue crews recovered the man's body Tuesday afternoon.

Forsyth County Fire Capt. Jason Shivers said the 20-year-old man was buried under dirt in the trench on Trammel Road near Buford Highway.

Shivers said rescuers were called to the scene around 2:40 p.m. They cleared his head and shoulders, but just before 4 p.m. discovered that he did not survive.


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