Crane cracks and falls in Miami


(CNN) – Construction cranes in downtown Miami were a major concern ahead of this storm because officials didn’t have time to take them down before the storm. Now, we have seen that one has cracked and fallen in the downtown area. Miami is seeing 100 mph wind gusts as the storm moves over Florida.

The crane is over a building under construction, according to Rick Seara with the City of Miami. It’s located across from the Federal Prison. There are no injuries.

Gideon J. Apé, who took the photo below, told CNN that he heard “a crack, and then a boom.” provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s