A pickup truck struck a utility pole near Hamburg, Berks Co., on Monday, causing the pole to fall and knocking out electricity to nearby homes.

The accident happened around 10:15 a.m. in the 200 block of Schappell Road in Windsor Twp., Berks Co.

The pole snapped at its base, causing it to fall across the road.

No one was injured.

Met-Ed reported 15 customers in the area were without electricity as a result of the accident.