move to Power Pole Attacks ---
Do people deliberately crash into utility poles to sabotage the power grid? So far nearly all such crashes are characterized as accidents, or criminally erratic driving. No one has ever speculated on a deliberate crash, not even this blog. Many of these crashes are hit and run, some have other criminal issues such as outstanding warrants. Hit and run crashes are often deliberate attacks.
Ranked by number of victims
- 4,000 people out of power June 19, 2015 Seattle: Naked woman crashes into pole; causes power outage in Shoreline
- 1.235 customers 2 suspects June 21, 2016 Witness: Car's occupants fled after crashing into NW Rochester power pole, knocks out TV station KTTC Two people fled with their pet after their car car struck a pole in NW Rochester Tuesday ... RPU, Rochester Fire and Rochester Police all responded to the scene, with law ... the Bandel Heights Business Park, are without power as a result of the crash. ...