2 construction workers hurt in crane accident

May 9, 2011 2:27:31 PM PDT
A construction worker was seriously injured Monday when a crane tipped over and struck him in the chest at a South Side bridge at 99th and Genoa.

The worker was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in serious to critical condition. A second worker, the operator of the crane, was also taken to an area hospital and is in good condition.

Both men were conscious as they were from the scene.