Police: Crane operator critically injured at work

Police say a crane operator is in critical condition after a work-related accident in Brooklyn.

Police say a crane operator is in critical condition after a work-related accident in Brooklyn.

Police say a crane operator is in critical condition after a work-related accident in Brooklyn. (7/24/16)

BROOKLYN - Police say a crane operator is in critical condition after a work-related accident in Brooklyn.

They say it happened near Eastern Parkway and Dean Street around 1:30 p.m. Friday afternoon.

Police say the 44-year-old was found unconscious and taken to Brookdale Hospital in critical condition.

The Department of Buildings is investigating to determine exactly what happened.

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