1 Dead, 4 Hurt in Manhattan Crane Accident

Crane boom crashes to the ground at Site J of Manhattan's No. 7 subway line extension works

One construction worker was killed and four other people were injured in a crane accident on a construction site connected to the extension of the 7 subway line on the West Side of Manhattan Tuesday evening. Officials said the boom of a crane at "Site J" of the 7 subway line extension project on 34th Street and 11th Avenue came off and crashed to the ground.

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