A man has sustained serious injuries after the boom of a ship crane collapsed on a logging ship at the Port of Tauranga, New Zealand this morning.
A man has sustained serious injuries after the boom of a ship crane collapsed
The 42 year old Filipino man was working on-board the Nordic Visby when the boom of the crane collapsed. After being struck by the wire ropes, he was taken to a hospital with substantial injuries and lacerations to his upper body. It is said his condition is still serious.
A closer look at the crane
The Maritime New Zealand is planning to launch an investigation later today.