Worker dies after crane accident

July 15, 2008 8:55:54 PM PDT
A construction worker has died after a crane accident in Astoria, Queens, Tuesday.The incident happened just after 5 p.m. on Steinway Street, near Broadway.

According to police, a truck heading southbound on Steinway Street hit the crane, knocking the worker from it.

He was taken to Elmhurst Hospital in serious condition. He died a short time later.

The investigation is ongoing.

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