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.
Report Update (07/29/2001): Man Pleads No Contest to Negligent Homicide in Bachelor Party Death
Report Update (08/25/2001): Man Gets Probation for Party Tragedy
James Edmund Lucas died when he tried to climb onto side of large crane, police say.
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