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Dump truck hits power pole, causes outage in north Eugene

The power pole was struck by a dump truck.

Posted: Nov 1, 2019 12:03 PM
Updated: Nov 1, 2019 4:53 PM

EUGENE, Ore. -- A dump truck left the road and took out a power pole along North Delta Highway near Ayres Road Friday morning, knocking out electricity to hundreds in north Eugene.

More than 1,000 people were without power, according to EWEB's power outage map. The outage appears to be between the Willamette River and North Coburg Road north of Crescent Avenue.

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