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Crane Collapses In Lower Manhattan, Killing One And Seriously Injuring Two More (See Pics)

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Crane Collapses In Lower Manhattan, Killing One And Seriously In
One person was killed and two others were seriously injured on Friday morning when a giant crane in lower Manhattan collapsed and fell, also destroying a row of parked cars.

The crane was extended to a length of 565 feet on Thursday to replace generators and air conditioning units on the roof of the building at 60 Hudson Street, but Friday morning's winds proved too strong for the machine, which has a maximum capacity of 330 tons, according to the New York Post.

A 38-year-old man was killed while sitting in his car when the crane crashed down from above. Three other injuries occurred, two...
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