Breaking News!!: Downtown Needles, CA: Semi truck backed over power pole along Third Street.
ZachNews has learned that a semi truck backed over power pole along Third Street near I Street in Downtown Needles, California.
The incident occurred before 2:49pm PT on Saturday, June 9th, 2018.
ZachNews received these pictures from Timothy Terral of the incident, showing the pole on the ground behind the Needles Center for Change building, the anchor broke on one of the pole and a half tore another one out of the ground.
At this moment, power to at least 2 buildings is out.
Utility crews from the City of Needles are currently repairing the pole.
Third Street is still open but motorists should use caution driving by this area.