The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

January 23, 2013

Accident leaves 1,900 without power

— According to Amy Bass of Empire Electric, via Twitter, a pole was hit by a truck near the intersection of 32nd Street and Connecticut Avenue.

Lines are down but crews are working at the site.

As of 1:30 p.m. about 1,900 customers were without power.