Man suffers 'life-threatening' injuries after industrial accident

Crane pinned man at construction site

One man has suffered serious injuries after he was caught under a crane in East Gwillimbury, Thursday.

Police say the man was pinned under the crane at a construction site on Concession Road 2 near Doane Rd., just before 6 p.m.

Once he was freed he was airlifted to Toronto.

It's not clear what led to the man being caught under the crane.

Leave a comment:

showing all comments · Subscribe to comments
  1. Holland Landingite posted on 07/17/2014 10:36 PM
    This accident occurred just east of Holland Landing on Doane Road near 2nd Concession (aka Bayview).
showing all comments

Sign Up For Breaking News Alerts

Becoming a member only takes 60 seconds! Members get access to exclusive information and products that non-members do not, including concert ticket presales, trips, advance notice on upcoming entertainment events, movie screening passes, music giveaways and more!

Login with Facebook

Stay connected 24/7! Receive breaking news and programming alerts right to your inbox. CLICK HERE to sign-up.

Today's Poll

A new poll from Mainstreet Technologies has found that 64% of Canadians are in support of the CRTC's decision to move towards "pick and pay" TV. Are you in favour of the idea?

Voting is restricted to one vote every 24 hour(s) VoteResults

Top Stories