Crane Collapses on Wuhan Street, Damaging Cars and Causing Injuries

Two people were reportedly injured when a construction crane collapsed onto a busy road in Wuhan early on June 9.

Wuhan Urban and Rural Construction Bureau’s official WeChat account posted an announcement that the incident occurred during construction work at the site of the Wuhan Yangtze River Center.

Two cars were damaged and two people reportedly hospitalized, however their injuries were not life-threatening. The incident was under investigation, Wuhan’s regional government said on Weibo.

Wang Liangyuan filmed these videos showing the aftermath of the crash, including the crane’s broken arm and damaged building work. Police cars can also be seen at the scene. Credit: Wang Liangyuan via Storyful