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Highway 41 east of Atascadero closed due to low-hanging power lines

Highway 41 near Kingsbury Road, east of Atascadero has been closed after a vehicle ran into a power pole, a CHP dispatcher said.

The road was closed at about 5 p.m. because of low-hanging electrical wires due to the crash and will remain closed while awaiting a PG&E crew to arrive, she said.

It was unclear whether anyone was injured in the crash.

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