Hundreds Evacuated In Richmond As Crane Bends In High Winds
Police and emergency services are currently in Richmond following reports of a damaged construction crane.
WOW!! Tonight's wild winds have played havoc with this crane in Richmond! Great shot by David Opeca! @JaneBunn @vicsesnews #Melbourne #melbweather #melbourneweather #weather pic.twitter.com/6FeiBfkBt3— Vic Storm Chasers (@VicStormChasers) July 23, 2018
Emergency services were called to a construction site near the intersection of Bridge Road and Lennox Street shortly after 10pm.
A number of homes in the area have been evacuated as a precaution and road blocks are in place on Bridge Road and Lennox Street.
No injuries have been reported and Worksafe has been notified.