People Trapped Inside Their Cars Near Dexter
Dexter, MO - Police and emergency personnel have to act quickly to rescue several people trapped inside their cars.
Dexter police say power poles fell on two cars on Highway 25 about two miles south of Dexter.
At first, emergency crews couldn't get the people out of the cars because the power lines were still active.
They had to wait for Ameren U.E. crews to cut off the power.
Police were eventually able to get the people out but officers say the power poles are still blocking the highway.