Truck crashes into power pole in west Charlotte

Truck crashes into power pole in west Charlotte
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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A truck crashed into a power pole Sunday afternoon in west Charlotte near a gas station.

Officials say the truck crashed into a pole causing another pole to snap in the 3500 block of Wilkinson Boulevard.

The incident occurred around 12 p.m. near the QuikTrip gas station.

All travel lanes on Wilkinson Boulevard at Deherradora Avenue are shut down as officials work to clear the scene and repair the power poles.

Police are advising all drivers to use alternate routes to avoid the area. Officials have not said how long the expect the roads to be closed.

No serious injuries were reported and no one was transported.

Officials have not said what caused this crash.

No further information has been released at this time.

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