NYC Mayor: crane accident was aberration


NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A massive air conditioning unit being lifted by a crane in Midtown Manhattan fell about 28 stories Sunday morning.

Ten people were hurt, but their injuries are not considered to be life-threatening, Mayor Bill de Blasio said.

“It’s obviously a very serious incident. There’s going to be a full investigation,” the mayor vowed.

De Blasio said two of the injured are construction workers, the others include pedestrians and people who were inside passing cars. All were hit by falling debris.

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