Todd County Sheriff's Office Reports Man Killed in Trench Collapse

Todd County Sheriff's Office Reports Man Killed in Trench Collapse Click to Enlarge

Authorities in central Minnesota are investigating after a man was killed in a weekend trench collapse near Hewitt.

The Todd County Sheriff's Office says 33-year-old Aaron Broughton of rural Hewitt was laying water lines Saturday night when the trench collapsed. Broughton died at the scene.

He was working with his father on building his family's home. A GoFundMe page has been set up to help Broughton's family with expenses.

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