The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

April 22, 2014

BREAKING: Traffic accident damages utility pole on Lindsay Lane

By Lora Scripps
lora@athensnews-courier.com

— A traffic accident this morning damaged a critical utility pole, according to Athens officials.

Athens Utilities has closed Lindsay Lane from Strain Road to Huntsville-Browns Ferry Road. It will be closed until 4:30 p.m. today.

At least 35 homes in the area will be without power for the next six hours, officials said.