Crash knocks out power in Davenport neighborhood
truck vs power lines in Davenport 10-3-13 (WQAD Photo)
A wreck involving a recycling truck knocked out electricity to about 175 customers in northwest Davenport, Iowa.
The wreck was reported around 11:30 a.m. Thursday, October 3, 2013 at West 35th and Thornwood.
A city recycling truck reportedly struck overhead power lines and downed at least one power pole.
Neighbors said they heard a loud “boom” sound at the time of the crash.
The driver of the truck was reportedly out of the vehicle when firefighters arrived.
No injuries were reported.