MANILA – Several electricity and telephone poles in Quezon City fell on Saturday, causing heavy traffic.
Authorities said a trailer truck hit several electrical wires as it passed through Roosevelt Ave. corner Del Monte, which caused five poles to fall on the road.
The truck’s driver said he did not notice that he hit the wires.
Some establishments in the area lost power because of the incident.
Meralco personnel responded to the area to repair the damaged wires and restore power. -- Report from Robert Mano, dzMM