Crane Accidents

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May, 2003 Archive

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Crane Topples, Slams into Bridge

05/31/03

Temecula, California More information lost due to broken links.

Crane Topples in West Phoenix, Four Workers Hurt

05/29/03

West Phoenix, Arizona More information lost due to broken links.

Crane Hits Spottsville Bridge; Traffic on U.S. 60 Blocked

05/29/03

Spottsville, Kentucky More information lost due to broken links.

Accident Forces Delay of Mexico Freeway Opening

05/29/03

Mexico City, Mexico Officials have been forced to delay opening of a new freeway section – the most visible construction project of recent years in the capital – following an accident that seriously injured two workers. Mayor Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador told a news conference on Thursday that it might Read More

Fire Knocks out Crane at Dock

05/29/03

Mobile, Alabama  More information lost due to broken links.

Worker Hospitalized After 35-foot Fall in Clinton

05/28/03

Clinton, Iowa  More information lost due to broken links.

Frozen Fish Kills Man

05/27/03

Cape Town, South Africa A man from Delft died in a freak accident on Tuesday when a fish fell on his head. Ismail de Klerk, 48, was helping to unload fish in the Table Bay harbour when the accident happened. Captain Keith Blake of the Table Bay police said De Read More

Construction Accident

05/27/03

Henrico County, Virginia The soggy ground is to blame for an accident that sent a crane truck into a Henrico home Tuesday. It happened while workers were taking down tree limbs in front of the house. A jack that supports the truck sunk into the mud, sending the truck onto Read More

Crane Crash: Developer Loses Permit

05/24/03

Singapore  More information lost due to broken links.

Wind Gust Lowers the Boom as a Crane Crushes Cars

05/22/03

New Smyrna Beach, Florida More information lost due to broken links.

Gulf Power Lineman Electrocuted in Panhandle

05/22/03

Pace, Florida  Joseph D. “J.D.” Webb died Tuesday, the same day emergency personnel in a neighboring Florida Panhandle county were honored for saving the life of another Gulf Power employee shocked two weeks earlier.

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