Stay clear of downed powerlines

Downed Power Lines

Stay clear - Stay safe



If you come across a downed power line, stay as far away from it as you can and call Puget Sound Energy at 1-888-225-5773. Assume it is live. Never touch a downed power line or anything near it.

Do not drive over downed power lines. Should a power line fall on your car when you're driving, stay in the car until help arrives.

If a person or pet comes in contact with a power line, stay clear and call 911 immediately. Do not touch the victim or the wire.