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(TOWNSHIP OF GUELPH/ERAMOSA, ON) - On Tuesday October 2, 2018 at approximately 6:40 a.m. members of the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of hydro wires and poles down on Wellington Road 39 between Wellington Road 51 and Wellington Road 30, north of Guelph.

Witnesses reported seeing a dump truck with its bucket raised tearing hydro wires down as it travelled southbound towards Guelph without stopping.

A portion of Wellington Road 39 was closed for several hours and has since re-opened.

OPP is asking the public for their assistance in identifying the driver of the motor vehicle.

Any person with information regarding this incident should contact the Wellington County OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a tip online at You may be eligible for a reward from Crime Stoppers of up to $2,000.

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