Motor Vehicle Accident Results in Downed Power Line


Tuesday (July 7th, 2020)  at approximately 9:06 pm, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office responded to the intersection of County Road 10 and 160th Ave SE for the report of a downed power line crossing the road. Upon investigation, the downed power line was due to an apparent motor vehicle accident and the vehicle appeared to have struck the power pole.  The vehicle reportedly left the area after the crash.


Wild Rice Electric responded and repaired the damaged line.  This case will be under investigation.


If anyone has any information about this incident, please contact the Polk County Sheriff’s Office at 218-281-0431.


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