18-wheeler strikes power lines causing them to fall across Lee Rd. 203 in Salem

18-wheeler strikes power lines causing them to fall across Lee Rd. 203 in Salem
Power lines fall across Lee Rd. 203 in Salem (Source: Jeremy Hayes)

SALEM, Ala. (WTVM) - Power is out for people in the area of Lee Rd. 203 in Salem.

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that an 18-wheeler tractor trailer struck several power lines in the 800 block of Lee Rd. 203 off of Ala. Hwy. 165.

No injuries have been reported in this incident.

There is also no word yet on when power is expected to be restored. Click here to see an outage map with Alabama Power.

Drivers should avoid the area until the power lines are removed from the roadway.

News Leader 9 has a crew on scene working to learn more information as it becomes available.

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