Power Line Down

Traffic on 231 South Monday morning was interrupted after an 18-wheeler knocked down a power line.

It happened around 11:30 am near Fieldcrest apartments.

According to utility workers on the scene an 18 wheeler driving down south Oates nicked a secondary power line causing it to fall across the highway.

The truck kept going, but no one was hurt.

Within 20 minutes utility workers had tied the power line back onto the billboard it was attached to and had the electricity turned back on.