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Pole catches fire in Pascagoula on 14th St.

PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) -

Drivers in Pascagoula are being asked to take a different route after a power pole ignited in flames Thursday evening. 

According to the Pascagoula Police Department, a power pole at 14th St. and Hwy. 90 near Perkins Tires caught on fire sometime Thursday evening.

The pole is in danger of crashing, no vehicles are being allowed through the area. Police do not have an estimate on how long it will take to clear the area. 

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