KUALA LUMPUR: A chain construction crane collapsed at a condominium construction site in Bandar Baru Sentul here, on Friday evening.
The crane landed on three houses and two cars near the site, injuring four people, including a 3-month-old baby, Bernama reported.
The fallen crane also partially blocked a road in the area, causing traffic obstruction.
“A distress call was received regarding the incident at 6.34pm. A team of firefighters in one fire engine from the Sentul Fire and Rescue Station was dispatched to the scene,” the Kuala Lumpur Fire and Rescue Department (JBPM) operations centre said in a statement.
It said the four victims, who suffered unspecified injuries, were rushed to the Kuala Lumpur Hospital for treatment.
JBPM added that the cause of the incident is not known and an investigation is ongoing.