Man rescued from hole in North Philadelphia

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Man rescued from hole in North Philadelphia. Jim Gardner reports during Action News at 11 p.m. on May 12, 2017.

A man was freed from a hole at a residential construction site in North Philadelphia.

It happened around 6:30 p.m. Friday on the 1700 block of Willington Street.

Crews were working at the site when a wall collapsed, trapping the 46-year-old man.

The victim was pulled from the hole and taken to Hahnemann University Hospital for treatment.

He suffered injuries to his left leg, and is listed in stable condition.

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