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Accident causes power outage in parts of Tupelo

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The City of Tupelo says a dump truck hit a power pole in the area of Tupelo Concrete Products and Industrial Road.

Posted: Jan 26, 2018 11:28 AM
Updated: Jan 26, 2018 12:51 PM

UPDATE: According to Tupelo Water & Light Department, this outage has been repaired. 

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) – Crews are on the way to fix a power outage in west-central Tupelo.

The City of Tupelo says a dump truck hit a power pole in the area of Tupelo Concrete Products and Industrial Road.

This took out the northwest substation, which has been repaired.

The city says the only remaining areas affected are in the area of Industrial Road and Todd’s Big Star.

However, crews are on the way and the outage should be fixed soon.

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