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Power line falls on top of man in Granite City

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A man was taken to the hospital after a power line fell on top of him Tuesday morning in Granite City, according to police. By Stephanie Baumer A man was taken to the hospital after a power line fell on top of him Tuesday morning in Granite City, according to police. By Stephanie Baumer

Granite City, Ill. (KMOV) – A man was taken to the hospital after a power line fell on top of him Tuesday morning in Granite City, according to police.

Firefighters responded to an area near Granite City Steel for a report of a man down around 7:00 a.m.

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When officials arrived on the scene, the man was conscious and breathing with a power line on top of him.

The man was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threating injuries. 

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