Evil Portent? Crane On Way To Remove Robert E. Lee Statue In Deadly Crash...
Crane Crashes Heading To Remove Confederate Statue
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Officials said that a crane that was on its way to remove the Robert E. Lee statue at Lee Park in Dallas was involved in a crash that killed one person. According to officials, a semi-truck collided with the crane at SM Wright Freeway and Linfield Avenue. Dallas police responded to the accident just before 8:20 p.m. on Sunday. Officials said that the crane had just arrived in Dallas from Houston at around 7:45 p.m. on Sunday. Officials said that the crane had a left-turn arrow and was turning westbound on Linfield Avenue off of the freeway. The semi-truck ran through the light as it was going south on the freeway and collided with the crane.The semi-truck driver was pronounced dead at the scene by Dallas Fire-Rescue. The crane driver did not suffer any serious injuries, according to officials. Source