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April, 2003 Archive

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National Truck Crane Toppled Onto House Next Door to Construction Site

04/30/03

Byron, Illinois More information lost due to broken links.

Man Killed at Site of Demolition

04/28/03

Youngtown, Ohio More information lost due to broken links.

Man Killed by Crane

04/27/03

 Staffordshire, England  Ronald James Wilson, from Uttoxeter, was struck by the crane on the A50 road, on Saturday at 1145 BST. It is thought the man worked for a scrapyard and had stopped traffic to allow the crane to be transported across the road. He was airlifted to North Staffordshire Read More

Major Lifting Accident

04/27/03

Holland  Lifting of field-girder of HSL-Bridge Hollandsch Diep ends in dramatic mishap Haagse Beemden, 27 April 2003 – Last week during the lifting of a field-girder section of the new HSL-bridge across the ‘Hollandsch Diep’ a worker lost his life. While the field-girder section was being lifted the ‘hammer-section’ (the Read More

Elderly Woman Crushed to Death by a Crane

04/24/03

United Kingdom An elderly woman was crushed to death by a crane yesterday as she walked across a busy pedestrianised shopping street in Southport.

Expatriate Falls to Death from Crane in Hulhumale

04/22/03

Hulhumale  More information lost due to broken links.

Clipped Cable Sets off Four Car Crash

04/22/03

Orlando, Florida More information lost due to broken links.

Man Killed At Fairfax Construction Site

04/21/03

Fairfax, Ohio A man has been killed in an accident at a construction site on Red Bank Road and Fair Lane in Fairfax. Police said Paul Lindsay, 31, of Latonia, was digging a trench around 11 a.m. Monday when he was hit by a 2,000 pound steel plate being handled by Read More

Crane Boom Hits Man In Head

04/19/03

Mississauga, Ontario, Canada More information lost due to broken links.

Crane Falls on Wal-mart Roof; Store is Closed

04/18/03

Raynham, Massachusetts  More information lost due to broken links.

Crane Mishap Closes Part of Jersey City

04/17/03

Jersey City, New Jersey More information lost due to broken links.

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