Partial work resumes at site of Hawthorne crane collapse that injured 2

The accident remains under investigation by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

Lee Danuff

Mar 21, 2023, 9:15 PM

Updated 429 days ago

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Partial work has resumed at the site of Friday's crane collapse in Hawthorne.
Two workers were critically injured in the accident, which happened where Amazon is building a 150,000-square-foot warehouse.
Mount Pleasant's building inspector gave the OK for the work to resume on the site's south side.
The north side - where the accident happened - is still off limits.
The accident remains under investigation by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. 
Two people were seriously injured in the crane collapse. 
News 12 was told they are both construction workers and that one had a partial amputation to the leg. The two injured were conscious when taken from the scene and were taken to Westchester County Medical Center. Their status was not immediately clear.  


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