2 killed, 1 critical after accident at crane manufacturer

The Associated Press

SHADY GROVE, Pa. – Two men have been killed and a third was critically injured in an accident at a Pennsylvania crane manufacturer.

State police say the accident happened Friday morning at Manitowoc (MAN’-ih-toh-wahk) Cranes in Shady Grove, about 65 miles southwest of Harrisburg.

Trooper Brent Miller says two men were killed, and a third was flown to the hospital is critical condition. That man is undergoing surgery. Two other men suffered minor injuries to their arm and hand.

Miller says he has no details about the accident. Manitowoc officials did not immediately respond to calls and emails.

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating.

The company is based in Manitowoc, Wisconsin.