Portion of Route 646 closed in Jefferson County following pulled telephone lines
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio —
An 18-wheeler has brought down telephone lines, closing a road in Salem Township.
State Route 646 near Township Road 220 has been closed since 7:30 Friday evening. Officials say the truck backed into overhanging telephone lines on private property.
The road is expected to remain closed through the night and early morning until Frontier Communication officials arrive and extricate the lines from the truck.