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UPDATE: Power restored after delivery truck hits utility pole at 7th Street Dollar General

An delivery truck hit a utility pole at the Dollar General store on 7th Street in Parkersburg...
An delivery truck hit a utility pole at the Dollar General store on 7th Street in Parkersburg Thursday morning, causing a small power outage in the area.(WBKO)
Published: Jan. 21, 2021 at 10:10 AM EST|Updated: Jan. 21, 2021 at 4:06 PM EST
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UPDATE: 1/21/21 4 P.M.

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) - Power has been restored to about 40 Mon Power customers after a delivery truck hit a utility pole Thursday morning in Parkersburg.

It happened about 8:15 a.m. at the Dollar General store at 835 7th St.

There were no injuries, and a Mon Power crew was able to make repairs and restore service by early Thursday afternoon.

ORIGINAL STORY: 1/21/21

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) - A delivery truck hit a utility pole Thursday morning in Parkersburg, knocking out power to about 40 Mon Power customers.

It happened about 8:15 a.m. at the Dollar General store at 835 7th St.

There were no injuries, but the truck knocked over the utility power and dragged down some lines, according to a dispatch supervisor at the Wood County 911 center.

A utility crew was called to the scene to make repairs.

As of 10 a.m., an outage map on Mon Power’s website showed 42 customers remained without power. The website showed 11:30 a.m. as the estimated time for restoration of service.

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