Barnstable Trench Collapse / Tech Rescue Response
Plymouth County responded with 4 Technical Rescue Trailers and 36 technicians

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Members of the Plymouth County Tech Rescue team work in one of the trenches that led into an intricate tunnel system to find a missing man


A member of the PCTRT uses a search cam to look deep into the tunnel and around a corner


A close up shot of the search cam in use


PCTRT members remove sand from a larger trench during initial operations


A state trooper stands by with his robot which they sent in the hole for recon.


A Massachusetts State trooper sends his robot through the tunnel looking for the missing victim


A State trooper from the Bomb Squad uses a smaller robot to go deeper into the tunnel system


A search cam is used to search deep into a large room that was underground


The PCTRT cadaver dog is used to pinpoint the area where the victim was as the rescue had turned into a recovery mission



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