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Accident: 200230514 - Dump Truck Contacted Cable Television Line

Accident: 200230514 -- Report ID: 1032500 -- Event Date: 05/13/1999
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30258034505/13/19991611Boise Paving & Asphalt Company

A truck with an end-dump trailer struck an overhead cable television cable, causing the utility poles to be displaced and disrupting power to a wide area. The dump trailer had approached too close to the power line though it did not make contact.

Keywords: overhead power line, communication cable, dump truck, utility pole, dump truck bed
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Highway, road, street New project or new addition $1,000,000 to $5,000,000

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 302580345

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