Sewer Worker Swept Away in Flash Flood - NBC Chicago

    Sewer Worker Swept Away in Flash Flood

    Gustavo Briceno, 25, was killed at about 8:30 p.m. when a torrent of rainwater pushed him 25 feet down a sewer near North Rockwell Street and North Elston Avenue, in Chicago's Avondale neighborhood, as he worked on a project to re-line the pipe. Michelle Relerford spoke with his wife. (Published Thursday, Sep 19, 2013) Gustavo Briceno, 25, was killed at about 8:30 p.m. when a torrent of rainwater pushed him 25 feet down a sewer near North Rockwell Street and North... See More