Crane Accidents

Boone Crane Collapse

05/19/09

Boone, Iowa

Crews continue to assess the damage to a new bridge under construction after a crane collapsed on Sunday.

Boone Crane Collapse (1)

The bridge was also damaged during the collapse. New aerial photos of the scene show the crane in pieces near, on and under the new Union Pacific bridge.
Boone Crane Collapse (2)

Crews were using the horizontal crane to place steel beams across spans between the concrete upright supports.

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