Statement from Marnie Williams,
Executive Director of Health of Safety, in relation to the collapsed crane at Southbank
Following the successful work to lower the crane boom today, roads around the site have been declared safe to be re-opened. VicRoads has been informed.
Work continues on the site to dismantle the remainder of the crane and the structures on which it rests.
WorkSafe continues to investigate the cause of the incident.
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