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Construction crane strikes power line, knocks out electricity to 2,100 in Casper, Bar Nunn

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CASPER, Wyoming — A construction crane that struck a power line knocked out electricity to more than 2,100 Rocky Mountain Power customers in Casper and Bar Nunn.

The Casper Star-Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1gJKZXT ) the accident happened at about 10:40 a.m. Tuesday, and electricity was restored to all but 43 customers within an hour.

Rocky Mountain Power spokesman Jeff Hymas says utility crews reconnected power faster than anticipated.


Information from: Casper (Wyo.) Star-Tribune, http://www.trib.com

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