Crane Accidents

Trailer Flips with Boom Lift

02/25/14

Ashville, South Carolina

A two axle trailer carrying a  40 ft. boom lift overturned yesterday near Travelers Rest to the south of Ashville, South Carolina.

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The dumped lift

The trailer was being hauled by a short wheelbase dumper truck and flipped as the driver took a turn at a intersection from the highway onto a secondary road. The lift, a JLG460SJ owned by United Rentals, weighs almost eight tons.

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The trailer and boom

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