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Police: Crane overturns onto side, traps worker underneath

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Police in Essex Fells say a tree service crane overturned onto its side, trapping a 34-year-old worker underneath.

The incident happened Wednesday around 1:18 p.m. on Stocker Road.

Crews from across Essex County helped to secure the crane and free the worker around 1:56 p.m.

According to police, the worker is said to be in good condition after being taken to the hospital.

The cause of the incident is unknown at this time.

 

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