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Canvey homeowners without power after lorry pulls down electricity cables
4:37pm Tuesday 9th October 2012 in News
HOMEOWNERS on Canvey are expecting to be without power overnight after a lorry struck overhead electricity cables.
Police and firefighters from Rayleigh were called to Haven Road at about 1pm today after the Polish driver got into difficulty while turning round in an area opposite the Lobster Smack pub.
An Essex Police spokesman said: "A driver of a lorry appears to have lost control of the vehicle while travelling along Haven Road, it struck electricity cables and the driver's details have been given to the electricity company.
"He was not injured and not subject of a police investigation."
For the full story see tomorrow's Echo.