Renton crash brings down power poles, injures 2

Renton crash brings down power poles, injures 2

RENTON, Wash. — Two people are hurt after a rollover crash in Renton that brought down power lines and closed a road.

The one-car crash happened in the 2600 block of Benson Road South around 5 a.m. Thursday.

The victims had to be removed from the car by firefighters. They were taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

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Renton police said two power poles hit in the crash will have to be replaced. Power is out for about 200 customers. Puget Sound Energy is at the scene.

Benson is blocked from South 26th to SE 168th Street. The road may be closed until Thursday afternoon.