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All lanes reopened at US 74 and 601 South after crash takes down power lines

According to officials, a crash took down the power lines.

MONROE, N.C. — All lanes of U.S. 74 have been reopened at the intersection with 601 South in Monroe due to a crash that knocked down power lines, officials said. 

Monroe police responded to a crash at the intersection around 6:30 a.m. Thursday. Police said the crash took down power lines.

All lanes reopened on U.S. 74 around 12:40 p.m. on Thursday.



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