Crane Accidents

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February, 2003 Archive

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Runaway Crane Kills Couple, Badly Hurts Daughter


Japan More information lost due to broken links.

Howell Iron Worker Killed by Fallen Piling


Long Branch, New Jersey  An iron worker from Howell lost his life in a construction site accident last week. Greg Larsen, 35, was pulled from a stream in Elberon on Feb. 4 after he was struck in the head by a steel piling while working on the construction of the Read More

I-10 Worker Electrocuted, Two Injured


Matairie, Louisiana  More information lost due to broken links.

Crane Operator Killed


Canada More information lost due to broken links.

Crane Falls onto Anaheim House


Anaheim, California Reportedly, contractor Pouk and Steinle was using the 65-ton crane to replace power poles for Anaheim’s public utility.

Man Critical After Being Pinned by Crane Boom


Lebanon, Oregon  An Albany & Eastern Railroad employee is in critical condition today after a crane boom fell on him Thursday.

Greg Larsen


Howell, New Jersey Greg, age 35, was killed when a crane was said to have malfunctioned allowing a cable to slip and setting the piling free to fall vertically. His brother, Thor Laresen, was killed in a work related construction accident two years prior. Both brothers are dearly missed by Read More

Crane’s Boom Crashes into Roof of House


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

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