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Semi Truck Causes Gridlock By Smashing into Yakima Street Light

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YAKIMA, WA. -- Semi-truck crashed into a street light on one of Yakima's busiest streets, causing a grid-lock throughout downtown Wednesday afternoon. 


The truck was turning right at the corner of South First Street and East Walnut Street when it ran into the light, completely taking it off its foundation.


Just six months ago, another semi truck ran into the exact same street light. Crews hope to have another light installed sometime this evening.

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