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Crane falls onto house

Horace Road, Billericay
08/05/2019 @ 12:07
Incident Number: 100086
In attendance: 1 x Billericay, 1 x Basildon, 1 x Chelmsford, 1 x USAR


Firefighters were called to assist at the scene of a crane which had fallen onto the roof of a house in Billericay.

The crane was being used to lower materials over the property, but tipped over and fell onto the roof of the house.

When firefighters arrived they reported that the driver of the crane was trapped inside the cab of the crane.

Firefighters worked with the Ambulance Service and to rescue the driver of the crane by 2pm. The driver was left in the care of the Ambulance Service.

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