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Accident takes out power pole in downtown Lincoln

A man driving from Missoula to Great Falls fell asleep at the wheel and struck a power pole in front of the Power House Gym in downtown Lincoln Thursday, Dec. 17.

The driver walked away from the accident without any injuries, despite sheering off the bottom 12 or so feet of the power pole.

"He admitted to falling asleep," said Montana Highway Patrol Trooper Brian Inman, who investigated the accide...


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