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Hit-And-Run Driver Knocks Out Power At Tulsa Intersection

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Photo of the scene of the incident. Photo of the scene of the incident.
Closeup image of the damage done by the driver. Closeup image of the damage done by the driver.
TULSA, Oklahoma -

Tulsa Police said a hit-and-run driver knocked out power to customers around 31st and Garnett Friday.

The incident happened at about 11:30 a.m.

Police said the driver was in some kind of construction vehicle and something attached to or carried by the vehicle snagged a power line and knocked out power to at least two businesses. 

The driver didn't stop. Police blocked off the road for a short time. 

It was the second 

Friday morning a semi snagged a power line and snapped a pole near 51st and Mingo.

7/8/2016: Related Story: Semi Pulls Down Pole, Causes Power Outage Near 51st And Mingo

That incident knocked out power to about 600 customers.

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