Crane collapses in north Raleigh

December 19, 2008 10:29:04 AM PST
Raleigh authorities are on the scene of a crane collapse.

Crews were called to 8317 Six Forks Rd., near Possum Track Road around 10:05 a.m.

No injuries were reported. The crane apparently fell on a 132,000 sq. ft. building that is about six stories high.

The building, which is under construction, only had a steel frame.

Choate Construction is the lead construction company on the site, and the building is for the Genworth Mortgage Company.

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11/15/08: Center Point, Alabama - Crane falls on home
11/13/08: Marco Island, Florida - Crane opertor leaves Marco without power
11/10/08: Fort Myers, Florida - Crane falls over in downtown Fort Myers
11/05/08: Rome, Georgia - Crane fall victim in critical condition at Erlanger
11/04/08: Battle Creek, Michigan - Bay City Man Hospitalized In Crane Accident
11/04/08: Montville, Connecticut - Crane tips over on Route 2A
11/01/08: Salisbury, North Carolina - Crane overturns at construction site; operator leaves scene


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