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Crash cuts power near Coates

Responders work on a vehicle that crashed through a power pole guy wire at the intersection of Emery Avenue and County Road 46 Wednesday afternoon. (Star Gazette photo by Katrina Styx)
News Hastings,Minnesota 55033
Hastings Star Gazette
Crash cuts power near Coates
Hastings Minnesota 745 Spiral Boulevard 55033

Power was disrupted to several homes shortly after 2 p.m. today, March 27, as a result of a crash.

A single vehicle went off the road at the intersection of County Road 46 (160th Street) and Emery Avenue, colliding with a power pole guy wire, according to emergency personnel at the scene. The guy wire broke and flipped over the power lines, causing a short that disrupted power.

Only minor injuries were reported.

The Hastings Fire Department and Dakota County Sheriff's Office responded to the crash.