Boom truck knocks down power lines
Highway 97 in Madras from Fairgrounds Road to the Love's Truck Stop at Hall Road was temporarily closed Wednesday afternoon, July 14 due to multiple downed power and utility lines.
According to Jefferson County Sheriff Marc Heckathorn, a raised boom struck and ripped down multiple power lines.
A transformer dropped at Southwest Colfax Lane.
The driver was taken into custody.
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