Tractor Trailer Hits Pole, Causes Power Outage in Palmer


PALMER, Mass. (WGGB) — About 1,200 customers are without power following an afternoon crash in Palmer.

Jake Navarro, spokesperson for National Grid, says that a tractor trailer hit a utility pole.

As of 4:00 p.m., Navarro adds that about 1,200 customers are in the dark, but approximately 1,000 of those will get their power back around 4:15 p.m.

As of 8:00 p.m. all power had been restored to that area.