New York crane collapses, injures 7 construction workers.
Photographer: CNN, WABC
Copyright 2013 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
NEW YORK (CNN) -- A crane collapse at a construction site in Queens, New York, Wednesday afternoon injured seven, according to city fire officials.
All of the injured appear to be construction workers, Department of Buildings spokesman Tony Sclafani said.
Three of the injuries were serious, and four were minor, according to Fire Department of New York spokeswoman Emily Rahimi.
"Everyone's been accounted for," Rahimi said.
The construction site, which is in the Long Island City neighborhood of Queens, will be a 25-story apartment building.
New York Crane owns the collapsed crane, Sclafani said. The company also owned a crane that collapsed in 2008 on Manhattan's Upper East Side, killing two construction workers.
New York Crane did not immediately respond to an e-mail from CNN.
™ & © 2013 Cable News Network, Inc., a Time Warner Company. All rights reserved.
Click here to see the latest mugshots in Palm Beach County
Click here to see the latest mugshots in St. Lucie County.
Get the latest updates, photos and video from the devastation in Moore, Okla. Also, see how to help.
Latest News Stories
Hundreds of consumers across the country accuse a major car rental company of tacking on excessive fees without warning. Wednesday at 11.