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Crane Crashes Into Apartment Complex In Russia

Officials are investigating claims the crane wasn't secured and broke free due to strong winds, sources tell Sky News.

Posted on May 27, 2013, at 2:55 p.m. ET

A crane fell on an apartment building in Kirov, Russia, at about 6 p.m. local time.

More than 200 people live in the building, according to Sky News, but no injuries were reported.

В Кирове на жилой дом упал башенный кран: повреждены 7 машин, снесены балконы (+ФОТО и ВИДЕО) http://t.co/TZuSVx2mSW

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В Кирове на жилой дом упал башенный кран: повреждены 7 машин, снесены балконы (+ФОТО и ВИДЕО) http://t.co/TZuSVx2mSW

The crane damaged several cars and balconies on the nine-story building.

Here's video of the incident.

View this video on YouTube

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