Utility Pole


Man’s Body Found Burning Atop Detroit Utility Pole

A man has been found dead and on fire atop an electrical utility pole on Detroit’s west side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/10/2012

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Man Electrocuted Trying To Steal Copper From Pole

Detroit police say a man who was apparently trying to steal copper from a transformer on a DTE Energy pole was electrocuted.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/10/2012

WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey

Update: Power Restored In Troy, Rochester Road Remains Blocked

An overnight accident takes down some power lines on Rochester Road near Square Lake in Troy – shutting down the area for the morning commute.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/29/2011