Utility Pole Installation Taking An Expensive Toll On Owners Of Sandy-Damaged Homes In NJCBS2’s Christine Sloan spoke to one family who said a pole problem is taking a toll on them.
Staten Island Residents Frustrated With New Utility Pole PlacementAn older, shorter pole at the edge of West Fingerboard Road has been replaced by a new pole not more than a foot away, but the replacement was put right in the center of the sidewalk.
Car Catches Fire After 80-Year-Old Woman Strikes Utility PoleAn 80-year-old woman’s car caught fire after she drove into a utility pole that collapsed and caused an electrical fire on Long Island on Saturday afternoon, police said.
NJ Man Kills Self With Police NearbyToms River Police Chief Michael Mastronardy said the man, whose identity was not released, struck a utility pole at an intersection.
Power Restored In Queens After Utility Poles ToppleThe poles were apparently weakened by either insects or rotted wood.