Crane top­ples over in street

The Courier & Advertiser (Fife Edition) - - NEWS -

More than 60 peo­ple were forced to spend the night in tem­po­rary ac­com­mo­da­tion af­ter a crane col­lapsed on Sat­ur­day.

Some have been told they can re­turn to their homes af­ter the 35m crane, with a 60m jib, was sta­bilised, hav­ing come to rest against the for­mer Pri­mark store in West Street, Read­ing.

How­ever, Thames Val­ley Po­lice (TVP) warned it could take days to re­move the ma­chine from the scene as ex­pert en­gi­neers from the Nether­lands as­sess the dam­age.

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