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Palafox Street accident
ESCAMBIA COUNTY - A semi-truck snagged a power line, snapped a power pole and caused another driver to crash this morning.
Jeffrey Leonard was driving along Palafox Street near Texar Drive just before 11 am.
The cover of the semi's trailer caught the power line.
The power pole broke and fell onto the roadway in the path of another driver.
Wilmer Hayes couldn't stop in time and crashed into the downed pole.
No one was hurt.
Gulf Power says the accident did not interrupt power to any surrounding businesses.
Leonard was ticketed for careless driving.