Big rig driver knocks down power lines

September 3, 2008 9:41:57 AM PDT
An 18-wheeler snagged onto some power lines in southeast Houston.It happened around 7am on Telephone Road near the Gulf Freeway. The big rig snapped three power poles, and nearly pulled down a fourth.

No one was hurt, but the accident is causing a traffic tie up at the intersection. Street crews were quick in clearing up the scene.

      Headline check | 100 most recent local stories | News alerts
            Slideshow archive | ABC13 wireless | Help solve crimes