Tractor-trailer hits downed wires in Juniata Park

March 29, 2013 4:55:21 AM PDT
A tractor-trailer driver hit some downed wires which caused a power outage in the Juniata Park section of Philadelphia early Friday morning.

The driver was attempting to park around 3:00 a.m. along Hunting Park and Whittaker Avenues when the truck snagged some low hanging wires.

Police received a report of the incident and arrived to the scene to discover the power had been knocked out in the area, officials say.

PECO crews were called in to repair the wires. So far, there is no word on how many customers were affected..

Police have not said, if any charges will be filed.


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