MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A crane fell onto some energy strains and a constructing beneath development in Circle Pines on Friday.
In response to the Anoka County Sheriff’s workplace, the accident occurred at 9001 Griggs Ave. Everybody is alleged to be safely evacuated from the constructing and there have been no reported accidents.
Sky4 over the scene of a collapsed crane in Circle Pines. The Anoka County Sheriff’s Workplace says the crane hit energy strains earlier than crashing right into a constructing that was beneath development.
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A small grass hearth did ignite because of injury to the ability strains and transformers, however it was extinguished with a hand-held extinguisher.
Over 1,000 residents had been reported with out energy within the areas of Blaine and Lexington because of the accident. Nevertheless, energy was largely restored since then, with simply over 30 prospects with out energy as of two:38 p.m.
A priority for authorities is the dearth of accessible air-con, particularly with temperatures reaching practically 100 levels Friday.
This can be a growing story. Examine WCCO for updates.