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Truck sheers off power pole on Molalla Avenue

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At 3 p.m. traffic was still blocked on Molalla Avenue by the accident. The driver was not injured in the crash

PEGGY SAVAGE - Molalla Police and Fire District personnel investigating an accident on Molalla Avenue Friday afternoon where the black pickup truck sheered off a power pole. The pole is lying on the ground near the truck in this photo.
A woman driving a black Chevrolet pickup truck crashed into a power pole on Molalla Avenue near the Toliver Road intersection Friday afternoon. The accident is blocking traffic at this time.

At about 2:30 p.m., the pickup was headed south on Molalla Avenue when the steering went out, the truck jumped the curb and crashed into the wood power pole, sheering it off at the base.

There were no injuries. Molalla Police and Molalla Fire District responded to the accident and are on the scene.