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A utility pole fell on to a home after a sanitation truck crashed through a wall.

The incident happened near Dub City on North Shore Road, in the Crawl Hill area of Hamilton Parish, on Saturday, at about 6.25am.

Police said no injuries were reported, but the house and wall were seriously damaged.

Traffic was delayed while Belco staff repaired the pole. Belco said no customers lost power.

Witnesses should call police on 295-0011.

Surveying the damage: Belco linemen Marcus Astwood, left, and Cornell Dunkley are shown outside a private home on North Shore Road, Hamilton Parish, after a sanitation truck crashed through a wall at about 6.25am on Saturday (Photograph by Akil Simmons)
Photograph by Akil Simmons
Photograph by Akil Simmons
Photograph by Akil Simmons

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Published June 03, 2019 at 9:00 am (Updated June 03, 2019 at 9:08 am)

Pole falls on home after crash

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