TRAFFIC INCIDENT/UNK STATUS

2017 Calls 0

SACANDAGA RD

Cross streets: GOLDFOOT RD/DAWSON RD
Run Number: 17084241
Time of Dispatch: 07:31
Scene Cleared:09:34:31

Glenville Hill, along with Beukendaal and West Glenville Fire departments were called to the scene of a single vehicle into a telephone pole with wires down on Sacandaga Road.  Responders had to wait for National Grid to arrive on scene to de-energize the primary wires that were down in the area and arcing to the ground.

The driver was, fortunately, uninjured, although the vehicle didn’t fare nearly as well. ¬†Once power was turned off, the driver was able to exit the vehicle under his own power.

Local Media Posts:

http://cbs6albany.com/news/local/police-no-injuries-after-truck-strikes-utility-pole

https://dailygazette.com/article/2017/02/22/crash-downs-power-pole-in-glenville

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