One dead, one trapped in Covington trench collapse

One dead, one trapped in Covington trench collapse

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - One man is dead and another is trapped following a trench collapse in Covington.

The incident happened early Thursday afternoon on Pinnacle Parkway, just off of Highway 21 near Chili's Grill and Bar.

Officers say two men were in the trench when it collapsed, burying both.

Deputies confirm that one man died at the scene. The condition of the second victim is unknown at this time.

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