Wind blows over power pole onto S. Huxley shed

CHEEKTOWAGA – A toppled power pole has knocked out power to National Grid customers in Cleveland Hill Fire District.

The wind blew over a power pole around 9:30 am behind a home on S. Huxley Drive.  Cleveland Hill firefighters said it fell on a shed and the main power lines were smoking according to radio reports.

Further reports said the power line is on a shared fence and firefighters asked for the power company to expedite their response.

Approximately 42 National Grid customers are without power.