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Excavator brings down power line and poles in Center City

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Two poles came tumbling down in Center City Allentown Monday, after an excavator pulled power lines bringing down the poles and cracking a third.

Officials say a small excavator was in use in the parking lot next to the city parking deck.

PPL was called to the scene and they arrived in about twenty minutes.

Allentown Police Department took over the investigation due to some damage to vehicles in the lot.


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