According to Tepco, the remote controlling 600 tones crawler crane leaned down beside reactor 3.

Tepco reports it didn't cause any damage on reactor 3 building, data shows no abnormality.

The cause is not verified.

At 8:35 AM of 9/5/2013, the operator observed the crane gradually leaned. It is located on the west side of reactor 3 building.

A crack was found on the joint part for the main mast and jib.

↓ Video of the moment when the crane leaned. (1:33~)

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