1 killed, 1 trapped in trench collapse in Jefferson County

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville police say one person has died and another is trapped in a trench collapse in southwestern Jefferson County.

Police spokeswoman Alicia Smiley says the crew was apparently working on sewer pipes for a company out of Tennessee.

Smiley says police were called to the scene around 2:20 p.m. EDT Thursday.

Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health is investigating along with police.

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