AVERILL PARK, N.Y. – Officials said a fuel truck hit a pole and a house on Route 43 Monday.
The incident occurred around 1 p.m. Monday. The assistant fire chief said a John Ray & Sons fuel truck hit a power pole, took down some wires and hit an abandoned home on Route 43.
The assistant fire chief said the boom on the truck was up causing the accident.
Route 43 was closed in both directions between Route 66 and Dunham Hollow Road for several hours Monday. No injuries were reported.