Montgomery sanitation truck strikes power pole

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - A serious traffic accident at the intersection of Twain Curve and the Eastern Bypass near Lagoon Park blocked traffic for several hours Monday afternoon.

The accident happened after a Montgomery sanitation truck struck a utility pole. One person, unidentified, was taken to an area hospital.

The City of Montgomery said the south bound side of East Blvd was blocked and the North bound side was limited to one lane, but by 2:00pm the scene was cleared and traffic was returned to normal.

An investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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