Electrical wires down and power outage Diamond Brick Rd NW of Nelsonville, emergency crews on the scene, avoid the area!

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The York Township Volunteer Fire Department is on the scene of a broken electrical pole and electrical wires down near 17055 Diamond Brick Road North West of Nelsonville.  The damage to the electrical wires has caused a local power outage.  Emergency crews from American Electric Power are on the scene and working on the outage.  Restoration of electrical service to the affected area is expected by 10:30 PM.  Please avoid the area!

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About Athens County Emergency Management Agency

Emergency Management Agency is the central point of coordination within the county for response and recovery to disasters. The primary focus of the agency when not in a response or recovery mode is to ensure that the county and citizens residing in it, are prepared to respond to an emergency or disaster and to lead mitigation efforts against the effects of future disasters.
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