Bradford

Police name man killed in collapsed trench in Bradford

The scene of the incident
Image caption Emergency crews worked for several hours to try to rescue Mr Lancaster

Police have named a man who died after being trapped for several hours in a collapsed trench in Bradford.

Andrew Lancaster was buried under rubble when the trench caved in on Bingley Road in Heaton on Monday.

The 23-year-old, from the Calverley area, is believed to have been part of a team of contractors on the site.

Emergency crews worked for several hours to try to rescue him. Police and the Health and Safety Executive are investigating.

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