One person was killed and another injured in an accident involving a crane in Eldridge, North Dakota, Friday, according to Chad Kaiser, Stutsman County sheriff.

The accident occurred at about 1:30 p.m. at a construction project located at Country Grain Cooperative.

Kaiser said a section of the boom of a crane slid off and struck two people on the ground. One person was pronounced dead at Jamestown Regional Medical Center and the other was airlifted to a Fargo hospital for treatment.

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