Crane Dangles From High-Rise, Donald Trump Shares Photo

    October 29, 2012
    Chris Crum

A crane was found hanging from the side of a high-rise luxury apartment building in Manhattan today, courtesy of Hurricane Sandy. Donald Trump shared the following image on Facebook (and tweeted a link to it):


“Direct view of crane from apartment window. Crane was never properly secured, blowing in the breeze,” he said.

He also tweeted:

Trump offered additional tweets related to the hurricane:

He also recalled a time when he went to go see Madonna live:

Of course Trump isn’t the only celebrity tweeting about the storm:

As far as the crane situation goes, NBC News reports: “Police have shut down traffic and evacuated the upper floors of buildings in the area around the 90-story building, One57, although there were no immediate plans to remove the crane because of the danger, WNBC reported. Officials were studying the situation and trying to decide how to deal with it.”

The building is at 157 W. 57th St.


Chris Crum
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