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Video: SUV Almost Flips After Snagging On Low-Hanging Power Line

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An SUV almost flipped over after getting snagged on low-hanging powerline in Echo Park Thursday morning.

The SUV's near-flip on Glendale Boulevard was caught on video by NBC Los Angeles in a video that rivals some of the craziest traffic crashes we've seen on Russian dash cam footage:

The power line was hanging low after another car crashed into a pole, causing the pole to topple. At least three vehicles were involved in the incident altogether. One person was transported to the hospital in an ambulance but details about that person's condition (or which driver it was) wasn't clear. Lanes were temporarily shut down while crews attempted to clear the power lines for good, so no more cars would get clotheslined.