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Old 02-05-2016, 10:03 AM
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NYC Crane collapse... WK2 Crushed

This just happened a few minutes ago downtown Manhattan. Here is a pic of a GC hit by the part of the crane, its almost a full city block long!

I hope everyone's loved ones in that area are safe.
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Re: NYC Crane collapse... WK2 Crushed

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This just happened a few minutes ago downtown Manhattan. Here is a pic of a GC hit by the crane. Its almost a full city block long!

I hope everyone's loved ones who are in that area are safe. Its very serious and sad situation happening right now.
I just posted this in the general forum, crazy, seems like a crane is falling once or twice a year here in NYC.
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Old 02-05-2016, 10:35 AM
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This just happened a few minutes ago downtown Manhattan. Here is a pic of a GC hit by the part of the crane, its almost a full city block long!

I hope everyone's loved ones in that area are safe.
Here's another photo 3 Jeeps in a row!

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Old 02-05-2016, 11:26 AM
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Re: NYC Crane collapse... WK2 Crushed

Ouch!!!!!!!
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Old 02-05-2016, 11:45 AM
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Re: NYC Crane collapse... WK2 Crushed

That crane sure had it out for Jeeps!

('Hope there were no injuries)
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Re: NYC Crane collapse... WK2 Crushed

too many Jeep in the tri-state area, this crane was trying to make them a bit more rare
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1 death and 2 serious injuries
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1 death and 2 serious injuries
Chuzbut! That's really sad to hear.
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Re: NYC Crane collapse... WK2 Crushed

Rival SUV makers are trying to take jeeps out
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Re: NYC Crane collapse... WK2 Crushed

If anyone is looking for 18inch wheels, I would look in the NYC salvage yard starting tomorrow
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Re: NYC Crane collapse... WK2 Crushed

So, yea... The black limited had a guy in it when the crane fell and was just a little hurt. Jeep Strong!!

Edit... Just found out someone passed away so my glee on the jeep strength was inappropriate.
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Damn, was that crane way up on a skyscraper or was it extended off the ground?
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