At about 1:20 a.m. on November 3, two trapped people were found at a construction site of Longteng Lake Wetland Park in Jiajiang County, Sichuan Province after more than seven consecutive hours of rescue. Unfortunately, two people were confirmed dead by medical staff at the scene.
At about 5:30 p.m. on November 2, the construction site collapsed during pipe jacking construction, and two workers were trapped. According to the rescue workers, after the accident, the local emergency rescue, because the location of the trapped people is tens of meters away from the operation mouth, the rescue workers will directly dig down from the top of the collapse point. Finally, after digging down about four or five meters, the remains of two workers were found.
In addition, according to the notice of Jiajiang County Emergency Management Bureau, at about 17:30 on November 2, in the direction of S103 line into the city, there was a collapse at the pipe jacking construction site of Chengdu Ruitong Construction Engineering Co., Ltd., causing two on-site constructors to be trapped. After the occurrence of the situation, Jiajiang County Party committee and county government immediately launched the emergency plan, and relevant municipal and county leaders and departments rushed to the scene for emergency rescue as soon as possible. As of 1:20 a.m. on March 3, two trapped people had been found, and no vital signs had been confirmed after 120 on-site rescue. Relevant rehabilitation and investigation work is in progress.
Two workers trapped in a landslide at a construction site in Jiajiang, Sichuan Province
At about 5:30 p.m. on November 2, a collapse occurred at a construction site near Longteng Lake Wetland Park in Jiajiang County, Sichuan Province during pipe jacking construction, resulting in two people trapped. As of 10 p.m., the rescue is still in progress.
Pictures and videos from the scene show that the scene of the accident is located at the intersection of Qianfo Avenue and CIDU Avenue in Jiajiang County, next to Longteng Lake Wetland Park. According to the onlookers at the scene, the accident happened at about 5:30 p.m. that day. The workers carried out pipe jacking construction under the porcelain capital Avenue and prepared to lay cables across the subgrade of the porcelain capital Avenue. But in the process of construction, there was a collapse inside, some escaped, but others were trapped.
According to the head of the Information Office of Jiajiang County Government, two people were trapped. After the incident, local county leaders led public security, fire, 120 and other departments to the scene to organize rescue. A rescuer involved in the rescue said that the collapse point was tens of meters away from the work port, and no sign of life was found in the landslide through the instrument test. As of 10 p.m., the rescue is still in progress, close to the location of the trapped.