Collapse in LRT tunnel at Laurier and Waller, three workers rescued
Ottawa Citizen

By Susana Mas, Joe Lofaro and Jon Willing, Ottawa Citizen, November 10, 2016

Ontario’s Labour Ministry is investigating the third construction emergency on Ottawa’s LRT tunnel project after three underground workers were trapped on a lift Thursday by buckled steel.

The incident, which LRT contractor Rideau Transit Group characterized as minor, happened about 100 metres from the tunnel portal near Laurier Avenue and Waller Street at around 4:30 p.m.

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