Falling pole forces EPD to shut down East Water Street


On Thursday night, Elmira Police were forced to shut down a section of East Water Street after a pole fell into traffic. 

Around 7:30 p.m, Elmira Police shut down East Water Street between Madison Avenue and Lake Street. 

NYSEG crews arrived on scene shortly after to repair the pole. According to their website, power in the immediate area remains active. 

Water Street has since been reopened. 

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