Fire crews perform aerial rescue in city’s S.E.

The Calgary Fire Department has now left the scene of an aerial rescue in the city's southeast, after a man fell down a deep trench.

Fire crews responded to an area near 84th street and 34th avenue southeast

The Calgary Fire Department has now left the scene of an aerial rescue in the city’s southeast, after a man fell down a deep trench.

At approximately 12:20 p.m. MT crews responded to an area near 84th street and 34th avenue southeast.

When firefighters arrived they found a man who had fallen 15 feet into a shoring trench box.

Fire officials secured the patient to a stretcher and performed an aerial rescue to remove him from the trench.

Roads in the area were closed, but have since reopened.