POSTED: Wednesday, November 2, 2011 - 12:25pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, November 2, 2011 - 5:27pm
SOCORRO- A dump truck driver failed to lower the truck's boom on time and ripped down seven power lines in Socorro.
The accident happened around noon today in the 700 block of Grijalva. The power lines knocked down by the truck also knocked down other lines and poles, causing damage to seven homes and a power outage.
Crews are on the scene to restore power.