Downed power lines blocking Cobb road | News
MABLETON, Ga. -- Downed power lines will close a Mableton road for about six to eight hours Wednesday afternoon.
The incident happened at around 2 p.m. near the intersection of Veterans Memorial Highway and Riverview Road.
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The Georgia Department of Transportation said a car hit a power pole, causing the lines to come down.
The driver was taken to an area hospital. The extent of the person's injuries is unknown.
All lanes of Veterans Memorial are affected as crews work to remove the power lines from the road. GDOT says it expects to clear the scene at around 8 p.m.