Truck snags overhead wires, traps driver inside - WNEM TV 5

Truck snags overhead wires, traps driver inside

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WILLIAMS TWP. MI (WNEM) -

A truck pulling a trailer which had an excavator on it snagged on overhead wires on Tuesday, pulling them down around the truck and trapping the driver inside. 

The incident occurred about 7 p.m., on Nine Mile Road in Williams Township, just north of Salzburg in Bay County. 

The driver of the vehicle was trapped inside, but uninjured. 

Several telephone poles were also broken. 

Power will be returned to the area before midnight,  Consumers Energy said.

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