Construction crane falls over at Edmonton building site

construction crane tip over northwest edmonton building

Edmonton fire crews and police responded after a construction crane fell over in Edmonton Tuesday afternoon (2nd August 2022).

Just before 2 p.m., emergency crews were called to 120 Street and 102 Avenue in the community of Oliver.

Photos from the scene show the crane collapsed into the construction site.

EPCOR is reporting two power outages in the neighbourhood, affecting about 3,300 customers. The cause is listed as “vehicle hitting equipment.”

A development permit at the scene shows a 158-dwelling apartment building is in the works.

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