Power line falls, closes Des Moines Memorial Drive Wednesday morning

Just in time for Wednesday morning’s commute, a live power line decided it was done hanging in the air and decided to jump, Des Moines Police said.

There were no injuries, but Des Moines Memorial Drive was closed for cleanup for a while between Marine View and about 208th.

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