Crane Accidents

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February, 2003 Archive

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Runaway Crane Kills Couple, Badly Hurts Daughter

02/16/03

Japan More information lost due to broken links.

Howell Iron Worker Killed by Fallen Piling

02/13/03

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

02/12/03

Matairie, Louisiana  More information lost due to broken links.

Crane Operator Killed

02/12/03

Canada More information lost due to broken links.

Crane Falls onto Anaheim House

02/8/03

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

02/8/03

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

Greg Larsen

02/4/03

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

02/2/03

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

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