The recent boom collapse in Manhattan, New York resulted in the death of Michael Simermeyer. Ironically, the same building inspector, Patrick McGarrigle, on site who failed to check a cable involved in the accident was also connected with an fatal crane accident in 2008.
Ohio Two employees of a Lake Worth carnival company were electrocuted while setting up a ride at an Ohio county fair. They were killed when a crane they were using touched a power line that was carrying about 7,200 volts.
Shelby, Michigan Details regarding this accident are currently lost due to broken link.
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