Dump truck takes down hydro wires in Brampton; nearly 600 customers powerless
Published January 23, 2023 at 8:07 am
Crews are working to restore power in Brampton after a dump truck with a raised bucket took down hydro wires Monday morning.
The incident happened around 6:15 a.m. on Clark Blvd. between Heart Lake and Rutherford roads.
No injuries were reported.
– Queen St/ Clark Blvd #Brampton
– Dump truck w/ its bucket up has taken down hydro wires
– Clark Blvd shut down btw Heart Lake Rd & Rutherford Rd & will be shut down for several more hours
– No access to No Frills plaza
– RC 6:28am
— Peel Regional Police (@PeelPolice) January 23, 2023
Approximately 587 Alectra Utilities customers are without power due to the incident.
The hydro company says power is expected to be restored by 11:30 a.m. Monday and police said Clark Blvd. will remain closed until around 6:00 p.m.insauga's Editorial Standards and Policies advertising