RESCUED: Crews free man trapped in hole 30 feet underground in Waukesha County

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WAUKESHA COUNTY (WITI) — Fire crews from Waukesha, Pewaukee and Lisbon were called to rescue a man from a hole 30 feet underground.

It happened at Weyer and Duplainville Road in Waukesha County.

Authorities say while working to clear a hole underneath the road, a man became stuck in equipment.

It took crews 30 minutes to free him.

Crews dropped a basket to bring him out from the hole. He was taken to the hospital, and it appears he’s going to be okay.