Houston storm death: Crane falls on cement truck; man killed

A man was killed when a large crane fell on a cement truck during a severe storm in Houston on Thursday, officials say.

The tragic incident unfolded around 6:40 p.m. on Wingate near 75th Street.

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According to police, there were a few cement trucks parked in the area – one with a passenger and driver inside and the other with a driver.

Police say two large cranes fell over from the wind, and one of them fell onto the trucks.

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One man, in his early 70s, was killed.

Houston Mayor John Whitmire confirmed that four people died during the destructive storms on Thursday.