Posted: Sep 24, 2013 5:38 PM by MTN News
HELENA - A power outage in Helena on Tuesday was the result of a low-hanging power line that a truck snagged and pulled down.
The incident happened on the 400 block of Cooke Street behind the Capitol.
The truck was cut free of the line and no one was hurt.
NorthWestern Energy reported that the outage happened at about 2 p.m., and that all power was restored just before 4 p.m.
It's estimated that fewer than 100 customers were affected.