Power Lines Fall On Vehicles In Spokane Valley - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

UPDATE: Power Lines Fall On Vehicles In Spokane Valley

(Photo from KHQ reporter Kevin Randall) (Photo from KHQ reporter Kevin Randall)

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Fire crews were called to the area of Dyer and Alki Tuesday afternoon for a downed powerline that had people trapped in their cars for about thirty minutes. When crews arrived they found a powerline on top of one car and another powerline down near another car. Occupants of both vehicles remained in their cars until Avista crews arrived and secured the lines.

According to firefighters, a truck knocked down the powerlines after driving underneath them and clipping them. Neither of the occupants of the vehicles were injured. 

Avista is reporting three industrial blocks without power as a result of the incident. 

 

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