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Crane Falls Onto Circle Pines Power Lines Leaving Many Residents Without Power

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MINNEAPOLIS - A crane fell onto some power lines and a building under construction in Circle Pines on Friday.
According to the Anoka County Sheriff's office, the accident occurred at 9001 Griggs Ave. Everyone is said to be safely evacuated from the building and there were no reported injuries.
Sky4 over the scene of a collapsed crane in Circle Pines. The Anoka County Sheriff's Office says the crane hit power lines before crashing into a building that was under construction.
The building was safely evacuated and no injuries were reported. WCCO pic.twitter.com/m7Y9fGGwnh
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Crane Falls Onto Blaine Power Lines Leaving 1,000 Residents Without Power

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MINNEAPOLIS - A crane fell onto some power lines and a building under construction in Blaine on Friday.
According to the Anoka County Sheriff's office, the accident occurred at 9001 Griggs Ave in Circle Pines. Everyone is said to be safely evacuated from the building and there were no reported injuries.
A small grass fire did ignite due to damage to the power lines and transformers, but it was extinguished with a hand-held extinguisher.
Over 1,000 residents are reported without power at this time in the areas of Blaine and Lexington due to the accident. A concern for authorities is the...
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