Boom Breaks, Crushes Car

Sept. 26, 2022

A woman escaped serious injury when the telescoping boom of a truck crane broke off and landed on her car, according to news reports. The boom, lifting a load of rebar, fell across the front of the car, smashing the windshield and coming to rest across the roof and hood.

Surveillance video captured the incident in the Bronx. The woman escaped with a bloody lip. Onlookers were able to pull open the door and help her exit the car.

Watch another report here.