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      Tractor trailer hits power lines

      A tractor trailer was found entangled in power lines with a telephone pole sheared in two pieces.

      The Columbia Fire Department responded to Rock Quarry Road and Rolling Rock Drive for a report of fallen power lines on Wednesday afternoon.

      A tractor trailer was found entangled in power lines with a telephone pole sheared in two pieces.

      Officers and fire crew members secured the scene and diverted traffic away from the area.

      Boone Electric and Mediacom arrived to assess the damage and help clear lines from the vehicle.

      The tractor trailer was owned by Jack's Trucking and was being used by U.S. Express Enterprises. The truck driver said he made a wrong turn and was trying to get back onto the interstate.

      No one was injured in this incident.