3 workers pulled out after being stuck in collapsed basement in Brooklyn

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Monday, December 14, 2015
Picture courtesy JP Updates

WILLIAMSBURG, Brooklyn (WABC) -- Three workers in Brooklyn were rescued Monday morning after being trapped in a basement cave-in.

The three were at a construction site below ground level on Wilson Street in Williamsburg when they started sinking in the soil.

Here is video of the rescue efforts:

Other workers started digging them out until firefighters arrived and got them completely out.

And here is video of rescue crews bringing the workers out:

The three workers are being checked out at the scene.