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UPDATE: Recycling Truck Hooks Power Line And Snaps Pole On Howard St.; Power Expected To Be Out For Hours

SPOKANE, Wash. - This morning a private recycling truck driving on Howard St. stuck a power line causing a power pole to snap. At this hour power in the area is out and authorities tell us it may take up to 9 hours for it to be fully restored. Traffic was blocked for a while as crews worked to clear the scene. No injuries have been reported. Check back for updates on this story throughout the day here on KHQ.Com, Facebook and our Twitter news feed.

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