Crane Falls Onto Cars In Bangkok

ViralPressPublished: September 14, 2018
Published: September 14, 2018

Three people were injured this morning after a crane fell onto a road in Bangkok. The construction vehicle was working on an apartment block in the Silom area of the Thai capital when it toppled over - with the operator inside - at 9:20am. One woman was seriously injured after the crane landed on her car, while a motorcyclist and pedestrian were also taken to hospital. Rescue workers said the crane fell onto power lines, dragging down five electricity poles. Severals trees, a number of cars and a shop house were also damaged in the incident. The road remained closed for several hours blocking traffic in the area while workers cleared the debris on the Soi Sala Daeng road.

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