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As a result of a two-vehicle collision on McKenzie Avenue, a hydro pole will need to be replaced. The collision occurred just west of the water tower around 11 a.m. on Sunday.

Steinbach Deputy Fire Chief Ron Chausse says one of the vehicles struck a hydro pole and sheared it off at the base. He notes there were three occupants involved in the collision and no injuries were reported.

Chausse says Manitoba Hydro has been notified and will be replacing the pole as soon as possible.

"We assume traffic will be reduced to one lane here for a couple hours."

He notes during repairs it's unknown how hydro in the area will be affected.

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