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Posted on Mon, Mar 25, 2013 : 7:30 a.m.

Crash brings down power line, closes Michigan Avenue west of Saline

By Cindy Heflin

Update: The road had been reopened as of 8:20 a.m.

A crash that brought down a power line closed Michigan Avenue at Schill Road west of Saline Monday morning, a dispatcher with the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office said.

The accident was believed to be a one-vehicle crash, the dispatcher said.

The Sheriff's Office issued an advisory about the road closure about 7:15 a.m. It was not clear when the road would be reopened. Further information was not immediately available.

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Tex Treeder

Mon, Mar 25, 2013 : 12:02 p.m.

Shouldn't that be "a power line came down with a crash after a one-car accident"?

Tex Treeder

Fri, Apr 5, 2013 : 1:08 p.m.

You missed my point. "Crash" is a term kids use to describe a car accident.


Tue, Mar 26, 2013 : 1:17 p.m.

I assume the vehicle crashing into the power line pole is what brought the line down.Not the way you stated.


Mon, Mar 25, 2013 : 12:06 p.m.

Reads just fine to me.