Downed power lines affecting traffic at Benton Boulevard, Jimmy DeLoach Pkwy

Downed power lines affecting traffic at Benton Boulevard, Jimmy DeLoach Pkwy
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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - Drivers are asked to avoid Benton Boulevard and Jimmy DeLoach Parkway after a crash involving a semi-truck.

According to the Savannah Fire Department, a driver struck low hanging power lines and toppled a power pole.

The fire department says the truck driver was safely removed from the vehicle.

Roadways were blocked while power crews worked on the lines.

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