87 killed in crane collapse at Mecca's Grand Mosque

September 11, 2015 6:40 PM

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87 killed in crane collapse at Mecca's Grand Mosque

Video shows moment crane collapses in Mecca

(CNN)A crane toppled over Friday evening at one of Islam's most important mosques -- Mecca's Masjid al-Haram, or Grand Mosque -- killing at least 87 people and injuring 201 others, Saudi Arabia's civil defense authorities said Friday on Twitter.

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