Power Pole Snaps, Creates Domino Effect In Bartlesville

Sunday, May 4th 2014, 5:44 pm
By: News On 6

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.