JOHNS CREEK, Ga. - A passing truck took out power lines in Johns Creek, leaving a mess in its aftermath.
Around 10:15 a.m. Wednesday, lanes of Medlock and State Bridge roads were shut down. At one point, traffic was backed up for miles, but the lanes reopened within the hour.
Johns Creek police told Channel 2’s Mike Petchenik a landscaping truck snagged power lines, and a big rig carried them. They said four vehicles were damaged as a result.
Police are still looking for the driver who snagged the lines. They said that driver will face charges when caught.
Johns Creek police search for driver who took out power lines
Driver dead after Maserati crashes into Brookhaven home
U-Haul business owner says thieves using stolen trucks for crimes
9-month-old involved in car theft found safe, suspect at large
Thieves steal car from driveway with 10-year-old boy inside