Truck boom hits power lines in Webster

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More than a thousand people are without power after a boom from a cement truck hit a power line.

We’re told the accident happened on Shallow Brook Terrace in Webster Tuesday afternoon. As of 4 p.m., more than 1,700 residents were without power.

We’re told the accident started a small fire. The man operating the boom was also shocked during the incident. Firefighters say he was alert when he was taken to the hospital for treatment.

According to RG&E’s website, power should be restored at 5 p.m.

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