Truck knocks down power pole, police close off street

Local News

According to Rock Island Police, a truck lost control and hit a power pole on 9th Street in Rock Island on Wednesday evening around 8:30 pm. When Local 4 News arrived first on the scene, Rock Island Police closed off 9th Street between 20th Avenue and 22nd Avenue due to fallen powerlines.

The extent of the driver’s injuries are unknown.

MidAmerican Energy is on scene to assess the damage.

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