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MSD contractor rescued after being trapped in North St. Louis trench

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A person was rescued after being trapped in a in a hole or cavern in north St. Louis Friday morning. Credit: KMOV A person was rescued after being trapped in a in a hole or cavern in north St. Louis Friday morning. Credit: KMOV

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- An MSD contractor was rescued after being trapped in a hole in North St. Louis Friday.

The scene was in the 4100 block of Finney, which is about three blocks south of Page. 

The worker was part of a crew trying to put dirt in a hole when he somehow slid into the hole and became trapped.

He was rescued an hour and a half later.

He was taken to a hospital in stable condition.

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