Flaming utility pole shuts down Westlake neighborhood; residents urged to stay indoors

Flaming utility pole shuts down Westlake neighborhood; residents urged to stay indoors
Source: WOIO

WESTLAKE, Ohio (WOIO) - Canterbury Road is closed between Center Ridge and Westwood roads due to a utility pole fire.

A utility pole caught fire Tuesday night in Westlake, forcing emergency crews to shut down a neighborhood. Full story: https://bit.ly/2PiuFM2

Posted by Cleveland 19 News on Tuesday, August 27, 2019

The faulty pole is located in the 2500 block of Canterbury.

Westlake firefighters are asking residents to stay inside due to the situation.

FirstEnergy crews haven’t given a timeline on when the road will reopen.

Return to 19 News for updates.

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