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Company fined for East End Crossing crane collapse

Published: Aug. 17, 2016 at 12:33 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 17, 2016 at 12:43 AM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A construction company working on the East End Crossing has been cited for a crane collapse that happened in February.

On February 19, a crane used for the Ohio Bridges Project collapsed on the Kentucky side of the river.

+ Mechanical failure, wind caused crane collapse at East End Bridge

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued Walsh Construction Company two serious safety violations on Tuesday. The citations carry $21,379 in penalties.

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Walsh Construction has 15 days to comply or contest the findings to an independent review board.

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