Man hurt in fall into trench on Reisterstown Rd.

March 28, 1997

A Gwynnbrook man who fell into a 20-foot deep trench while playing catch was in serious but stable condition last night at Maryland Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore County police said.

Police said Burt Wayne Gayleard, 19, and friends were playing with a football about 6: 45 p.m. behind Gayleard's home in the 11100 block of Reisterstown Road when he fell into the trench at a housing construction site and struck a concrete sewer pipe.

The county's Advanced Tactical Rescue Team and firefighters removed Gayleard from the trench about 7: 35 p.m.

Pub Date: 3/28/97

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