O'FALLON, Ill. - O'Fallon Township High School is one of 1,100 customers to have lost power Tuesday afternoon in an outage.

According to Lt. James Cavins of the O'Fallon Police Department, the outage occurred when a truck hauling an oversized load snagged power lines and pulled them down.

The accident took place on Route 50, just east of O'Fallon Township High School.

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