A construction worker was killed on Tuesday when he was struck by a piece of crane equipment in Brooklyn, according to police.
Paul Kenedy, 43, of the Bronx, was struck by a piece of the crane as he was exiting the machine’s cab at a construction site at 61 Bond St. around 1:20 p.m., police said.
When first responders arrived, Kenedy was found unconscious and unresponsive with trauma to his head and body, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
A source said the Department of Buildings also responded to the scene and issued a full stop-work order. The department has launched an investigation, the source said.
Police said the medical examiner’s office will determine Kenedy’s cause of death.