Jaw-dropping cellphone video shows the moment a massive construction crane was toppled in Canada by winds from Hurricane Dorian.
The crane, which is sitting on top of a building in Halifax, can be seen crumbling under its own weight and onto the structure below as the Category 2 storm has its way with it.
Dorian moved into the region on Saturday as a Cat 2 and wreaked havoc on residents for several hours. Roofs were blown off, trees and power lines knocked down, and other widespread damage reported.
More than 380,000 people were without power in Nova Scotia at one point, according to CBC.
“We are fully committed to the task at hand to support Nova Scotia Emergency Management and will move quickly and with purpose to protect Canadians and mitigate the effects of Hurricane Dorian,” said Lt.-Gen. Mike Rouleau, the commander of the Canadian Joint Operations Command,Read More – Source