A 29-year-old man was in serious condition at LDS Hospital Wednesday suffering from burns and shock caused when a crane hit an electrical cable on the Fourth South viaduct at Fifth West.

Salt Lake police Lt. Norm Thompson said Clyde Grende, 8670 Edith Drive, Magna, was assisting in moving some material with the crane about 8 a.m. Tuesday when the crane hit an electrical cable.Grende suffered third-degree burns on his hand and foot, a nursing supervisor said.