Contractor Extricated from Collapsed Trench

UPDATE: Parma, OH -  A contractor trapped in a trench has been freed.

40-year-old Donald Mason was conscious when rescue crews pulled him from the trench in Parma just before 3:30PM Thursday afternoon.

Mason was trapped in the trench at 1523 Grantwood off Broadway for nearly two hours.

He was waterproofing the basement at the home when the trench collapsed - burying him up to his chest in mud.

Mason was life-flighted to Metro Hospital and is currently listed in good condition.