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Roofing truck pulls down wires, utility pole at Fairborn church

Published: Monday, October 21, 2019 @ 11:53 AM

Roofing truck knocks over pole and transformer onto vehicles at church in Fairborn

Utility and fire crews have responded after a truck hauling roofing shingles knocked down power lines and a utility pole on Montgomery Avenue in Fairborn Monday. 

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Fire crews were requested to the area of Montgomery Avenue near Kauffman Avenue around 11:20 a.m. Monday on initial reports of utility lines down on a car, according to emergency scanner traffic. 

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The crane of a roofing truck became entangled in power lines in the parking lot of a church on Montgomery Avenue, according to our crew on the scene. A utility pole also fell during the incident and is on top of two cars. 

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No injuries or significant power outages have been reported. 

Our crew is on the scene and we’ll update this story as we learn more.