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Crane operator dies at Town of Tonawanda marina

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Town of Tonawanda marina

Crews were on the scene at the Mid River Marina, where a crane operator died Wednesday.

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A crane operator died following an incident at the Mid River Marina, 3670 River Road in the Town of Tonawanda, a National Grid spokesperson said Wednesday afternoon.

The National Grid official said that wires are down in the immediate area and that the distributor feeder line has been de-energized.

"We shut the power off," spokesman David Bertola said.

Town of Tonawanda Police and National Grid crews were at the scene at 4:45 p.m. Tuesday. The operators of the family owned and operated marina declined comment. 

No other details were immediately available.



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