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NYC crane collapses; 7 people hurt, 3 seriously

3 years 8 months 2 weeks ago January 09, 2013 Jan 9, 2013 Wednesday, January 09 2013 January 09, 2013 1:45 PM in News
Source: Associated Press

NEW YORK- The Fire Department of New York says seven people have been hurt, three of them seriously, when a crane collapsed at a construction site in the city's Queens borough.

The fire department got the call shortly before 2:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Long Island City neighborhood.

The crane was visible along the East River behind a big neon "Pepsi Cola" sign, a local landmark.

The three people who were seriously injured are in stable condition.

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