Crane Accidents

Manitowoc Model 111 Accident

04/27/01

Location and Exact Date of This Incident is Unknown at This Time

Report Update (05/11/2001):  Letter Response

It is reported the operator was pouring concrete with a two-yard bucket.

Manitowoc Model 111 Accident (1)

He boomed down beyond safe radius and the crane began to tip.

Manitowoc Model 111 Accident (2)

He then tried to swing away from the building and side loaded the boom and you can see the result.

Manitowoc Model 111 Accident (3)

The crane is a Manitowoc model 222 111.

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