Man Killed While Working on Construction Site in Columbia

Posted on Feb 09, 2015

Last week, a man in Columbia, SC was working on the construction site for the Columbia Public Works Department when the site caved in on him. 

He was working 6-8 feet underground on pipe repairs when the site caved in. His coworkers called 911 and attempted to dig him out.

The man was later pronounced dead at the hospital where the autopsy will be performed. Authorities are continuing to investigate the accident.