Tree care worker injured after platform collapse

Beloit, WI – An unidentified tree worker was injured after the boom he was in collapsed.

According to local police, a tree crew was using a crane to remove a tree. The crane tipped over while lifting a large section of a treetop, causing it to fall on top of the bucket truck

Pictures from social media show a crane overturned onto the boom of a bucket truck causing the platform to collapse. 

A man in the platform of the bucket truck was injured and taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injures.

On 04/02/2020 TBPD along with the Fire Department responded to a crane accident in the 800 block of Post Road. The crane…

Posted by Town of Beloit Police Department on Friday, April 3, 2020

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