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Crane strikes man in head in Philly

Thursday, October 21, 2010
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Medics rushed a man, believed to be in his 40s, to the hospital after he was struck in the head by a crane lift Thursday morning in Center City Philadelphia.

Authorities tell Action News that around 8 a.m. near the intersection of 4th and Market streets a garbage truck struck a crane.

The man was on the crane at the time and was hit in the head with the crane lift. He was rushed to Jefferson University Hospital with head injuries. There's no word on his condition.

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