The Clarkstown Police Department is currently investigating an accident involving a crane which occurred around 2:15 p.m., Wednesday, July 10 at 122 Ridge Road, Valley Cottage. The preliminary details are as follows:
This is a property damage only incident. No injuries have been reported. A crane was performing work at 122 Ridge Rd, Valley Cottage when the crane arm caused damage to the roof of the house. The crane overturned and the crane operator was treated at the scene by paramedics and refused transport to the hospital. The Clarkstown Building Inspector and Fire Inspector are on scene. Extensive damage was sustained to the house.