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With lawsuits possible, Seattle City Attorney’s Office takes over power-pole collapse investigation

After the coast is clear, visitors to the Museum of Flight are allowed to cross the street and head towards the main part of the museum Friday, April 5, 2019.  Two people were trapped in the car at center for more than an hour after several power poles came crashing down on East Marginal Way on Friday afternoon, according to Tukwila police. Their injuries do not appear to be life-threatening. The downed utility poles are on East Marginal Way S. near S. 94th Place, looking northbound.   209857

The City Attorney's Office has hired an outside investigator to help with the process, but declined to say who it is.  WATCH

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