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    Crane Collapse in Center City Philadelphia

    Medics have transported two people from the scene, including a 70-year-old woman who was hit by the crane when it came down. She was taken to Hahnemann University Hospital with stable vital signs.
    A 40-year-old man, who was on the crane when it collapsed, was also taken to Hahnemann.


    http://abclocal.go.com/wpvi/story?se...cal&id=7060356

    This just happened at 1:15 p.m. this afternoon.
    Last edited by lizzybeth; 10-12-2009 at 02:04 PM.

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    Another link. This one states that the crane operator fell 125 ft. It doesn't say anything about his condition, but it can't be good.

    http://cbs3.com/local/crane.collapse...2.1242908.html

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    Worker dies in Philly after 125-foot fall

    http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories...TAM&SECTION=US


    Worker dies in Philly after 125-foot fall

    <<<<<<<<<<full article at link>>>>>>>>>

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    http://video.ap.org/?f=FLTAM&pid=apC...xGXPvc_GB23eN7

    Video of Crane Accident Site in Philadelphia



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