Utility worker injured when pole falls onto home

By Conor Mooney

Utility worker injured when pole falls onto home

May 19, 2014 Updated May 19, 2014 at 10:27 AM EDT

Town of Chenango, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A man working on a utility pole was sent to the hospital after it fell onto a mobile home.

Crews responded to 2 Elwood Ave in the Town of Chenango just after 9 a.m.

They said the man suffered a minor ankle injury and was taken to a nearby hospital.

Investigators said the man works for Time Warner Cable.

The employee was about 15 feet up the 30 foot pole when it fell over.

Two people were in the home and the time. Neither were injured.

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