You should never approach, touch or attempt to move a downed power line or any object in contact with a power line. Many objects, including tree limbs, can conduct electricity. Contact with power lines can cause serious injury or even cause death.
If you see a downed power line:
- Leave the area immediately and call 911
- Press 1 for residential or press 2 for commercial/business and then
- Press 3 to report a downed power line. Please provide a complete address or clear directions or landmarks to the agent