Flaming utility pole shuts down West Side Cleveland neighborhood

Flaming utility pole shuts down West Side Cleveland neighborhood

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - West 130th Street at Kirton Avenue was closed down Monday night after a utility pole caught fire.

Firefighters and police are on scene, and crews are working to douse the flames.

However, the fire’s proximity to power lines is complicating efforts.

A flaming utility pole has shut down a West Side neighborhood in Cleveland. Firefighters are working to snuff out the dangerous fire hazard: https://bit.ly/2M7R3Eo

Posted by Cleveland 19 News on Monday, July 22, 2019

Power outages have been reported in the neighborhood.

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