Crane Tips onto N.C. House

On Oct. 21, the Gastonia Fire Department responded to this 70-ton crane that toppled onto a two-story house.

Workers from a tree service company were attempting to cut down a 120-foot tree when the crane got hung up in it and started to teeter.

The crane fell into the house damaging the upstairs corner bedroom, a chimney and part of the living room.

Part of the crane's boom broke,  and had to be cut before it could be set back up.

On Oct. 21, the Gastonia Fire Department responded to this 70-ton crane that toppled onto a two-story house.

Workers from a tree service company were attempting to cut down a 120-foot tree when the crane got hung up in it and started to teeter.

The crane fell into the house damaging the upstairs corner bedroom, a chimney and part of the living room.

Part of the crane's boom broke,  and had to be cut before it could be set back up.

On Oct. 21, the Gastonia Fire Department responded to this 70-ton crane that toppled onto a two-story house.

Workers from a tree service company were attempting to cut down a 120-foot tree when the crane got hung up in it and started to teeter.

The crane fell into the house damaging the upstairs corner bedroom, a chimney and part of the living room.

Part of the crane's boom broke,  and had to be cut before it could be set back up.

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