Crane Accidents

Crane Topples Over at Woodlawn Construction Site



Nobody suffered any injuries during an industrial accident which saw a 45-tonne crane at the Canadian Tire construction site on Woodlawn Road.

An Ontario Ministry of Labour investigator was on the scene of the accident which occurred at about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Ministry spokesman Bruce Skeaff said the 45-tonne crane was being used by Carwell Construction to hoist a precast concrete wall slab from the bed of a truck.

No damage was done to the building being constructed. The crane, however, sustain considerable damage, he added.

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