PHOENIX (KSAZ) - Firefighters say a man has died after he fell into a 20-foot pit at an aluminum supply company in Phoenix.
The Phoenix Fire Department says crews are working to recover the man's body after he fell into the pit inside a building near 51st Avenue and Van Buren.
Sad update: Fire crews telling us this has now turned into a recovery operation after man fell 20 feet into a pit here at this aluminum supply company. pic.twitter.com/fZUmj5mY6p— Liz Kotalik FOX 10 (@LizKotalikFOX10) November 8, 2017
Fire crews are working to get a man out of a pit after he fell 20 ft in earlier this morning at an aluminum supplier at 51st Ave and Van Buren. “Confined Space Rescues” take a lot of tactical thought and agility...hoping for a good outcome here. @FOX10Phoenix pic.twitter.com/otTzO1J4d8— Liz Kotalik FOX 10 (@LizKotalikFOX10) November 8, 2017