Dump truck pulls down power pole in Gulfport - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Dump truck pulls down power pole in Gulfport

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Several homes in the area of Hewes Ave. and 28th St. in Gulfport are without electricity after a dump truck pulled down a power pole. Officials said no injuries were reported.

Sgt. Joshua Bromen, with the Gulfport Police Department, said Mississippi Power crews are on the way to the scene to make repairs. Bromen said customers in the area may experience isolated power outages while the repairs are made.

In the meantime, police have closed Hewes Ave. from 26th ½ St. to Tennessee St.

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