Mt. Vernon Register-News


December 31, 2012

Storm causes motor vehicle accidents



Local police also received multiple calls about downed power and cable lines in city and county roadways.

  • Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of an Ameren power line down on Baseline Road between Lopez Lane and the railroad tracks at 2:44 a.m. Saturday, and;
  • Friday at 10:28 p.m., city police responded to a report of a low-hanging line near the intersection of Meadowbrook and Liebengood Lanes. The wire, a Charter cable line, fell and was no longer hanging in the roadway, reports state.

Text Only

Local Photo