BY A STAFF REPORTER: A crane collapsed in Visakhapatnam killing eleven persons at the spot. According to the Andhra Pradesh government, the crane was inside the Hindustan Shipyard when the incident happened. Sources at Hindustan Shipyard said it was a new crane, Anupam, and load testing was going on when it collapsed. Hindustan Shipyard authorities have ordered a probe. Andhra Pradesh government is also enquiring into the incident.
A large crane has collapsed in the Hindustan Shipyard in Visakhapatanam. Around eight persons reportedly killed.pic.twitter.com/T7x0NnnRIb
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