Truck hits utility pole, knocks down live wires

ROSEDALE, Md. - A tractor trailer crashed into a utility pole sending live wires down onto it Friday morning in Rosedale.

Baltimore County Police said at approximately 9:30 a.m. a tractor trailer was traveling in the 5700 block of East Avenue when it struck a utility pole.

Police said the force of the strike sent live wires down onto the truck.

Initial reports said the driver remained in the truck's cab until the live wires were removed.

Baltimore Gas and Electric crews were on the scene turning off power to the lines.

There were no injuries reported.

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