Truck Snags Down Power Lines - - Jackson, MS

Truck snags down power lines

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Over fifty customers were without power for some time in the Capital City Thursday.

Officials say a truck of some kind snagged several power poles down as it traveled on Prosperity Street in Jackson.

According to Entergy, five power poles and three transformers were dragged onto the street and even some cars.

The street was blocked as crews worked to make repairs.

Entergy says the 56 customers should have their electricity back by 11 PM.

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