Texas

2 dead in crane accident at Pelican Island in Galveston

GALVESTON, TEXAS (AP) - Authorities say two men have been killed and another was hurt after a crane fell while on a dock at Pelican Island in Galveston.
    
City spokeswoman Jaree Fortin says investigators are trying to determine the cause of Wednesday morning's industrial accident. Fortin says foul play is not suspected.
    
Two men were dead at the scene near the fallen crane. Authorities say the crane operator sustained minor injuries and was transported to a hospital.
    
Names of the victims and further details weren't immediately released.

 


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