new york crane collapse

The Commentary of a Crane Falling in Manhattan Might Be the Most New York Think to Ever Happen

A construction crane fell in TriBeca early this morning tragically killing one and seriously injuring two others. The crane took some time to fall and even let out some eery sounding moans before it ultimately crashed onto Worth St.   Two construction workers, Glenn Zito and Chris Andropolis were on the 46th floor of 56 Leonard Street where they noticed the crane swaying.  Zito took out his phone and started recording video of the the crane in the moments leading up to its crash.  Their commentary, filled with dozens of bleeped “Oh Shits” might be the most New York thing to ever happen. Read more