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December, 2010 Archive

Train and Crane Collide on Toepperwein Road

Crane & Train Collision Texas 2010

Converse, Texas The Converse Police Department  reports a train accident has occurred at Toepperwein Road and Gibbs Sprawl Road. That’s where a  train and some sort of mobile crane have collided. Witnesses say the truck was heading over the tracks when it got caught on the tracks. The train was within Read More

Labourer Dies in Essar Refinery


Jamnagar, India A labourer was killed at the expansion area of Essar Oil Refinery in Vadinar in Jamnagar district on Thursday. Rajendra Singh Rajvir (25), who was working at the expansion area of Essar Oil Refinery, was injured when a heavy substance being carried by a crane reportedly fell on Read More

Worker Dies in Fall Near Savannah


Richmond Hill, Georgia Federal safety officials are investigating a fatal accident near Savannah in which a worker fell to his death. The victim, who was not identified, fell 18 feet  Thursday after becoming entangled with a metal rafter being raised by a crane at a construction site in south Bryan County. Read More