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1970 Press Photo Construction tragedy averted

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Caption: A 50-ton crane flipped on its back Thursday (above) at a $350 million Detroit Edison power plant being constructed in Monroe, sending its 16-ton counter weight crashing 14 floors to the ground and leaving the crane operator dangling by his belt 2

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