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Crash takes out utility poll, shuts down US 224 for hours

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A crash on US 224 between TR 246 and CR 248 in Marion Township shut down a portion of US 224 for several hours on Saturday afternoon.

Around 1:30 p.m., the Hancock County Sheriff's Office responded to the accident.

Robbie L. Kilen, 22, of McCuthenville was traveling westbound on US 224 and lost control on snow and ice covered roadways, going off the left side of the road and hitting a power pole. The pole was sheared off halfway.

Ms. Kilen was wearing her seatbelt and the airbag deployed.

US 224 was shut down between CR248 and TR 246 for several hours until the pole was repaired.

The driver was issued a citation for operation without reasonable control. She was not injured.

 

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