Motor home causes damage in CR Wednesday

The driver of a 30-foot motor home lost control, struck a light pole and sheared a fire hydrant Wednesday morning in the area of 16th Street SW and 6th Street SW, Cedar Rapids police said.

Picture: Valerie Dvorak

It then left the road and struck a fence.

It all happened around 9:30 a.m., according to a press release. Pictures from the scene showed a blue car that was heavily damaged.

Initial reports indicated that there were injuries.

The road was closed for debris and downed power lines.

There's no word if there will be charges in the case.