Truck rips out phone line

A truck caught its roof on a phone line at the corner of Dunbar and Argyle.

The Port Alberni Fire Department responded to the call of a bucket truck ripping out a phone line at the corner of Dunbar and Argyle a shortly after 3 p.m. today.  BC Hydro had been called due to concerns that it might be an electric line but left when it was discovered it was a phone line, said PAFD acting captain Rick Newberry. Interruptions to landline phone service may occur.

 

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