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Power Pole Snaps, Creates Domino Effect In Bartlesville

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Pole dangles in the air along the right of way on U.S. 75 near Price Road in Bartlesville. Pole dangles in the air along the right of way on U.S. 75 near Price Road in Bartlesville.
An electric pole crashed down on a semi and the electric lines are draped across it. An electric pole crashed down on a semi and the electric lines are draped across it.
BARTLESVILLE, Oklahoma -

A semi truck snagged a power line in Bartlesville Sunday afternoon, causing two power poles to snap falling on top of the semi's trailer on Highway 75.

Public Service Company of Oklahoma remained on the scene early Monday on Washington Boulevard (U.S. 75) near Price Road replacing the broken poles.  

The broken poles dangled in the air and electric lines are strewn across the highway.

PSO said over 800 customers were without of power following the incident.  The utility said most of the customers have had their electric service restored.   

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