Terrifying video shows worker jump as semi pulls live wire from burning utility pole

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CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A terrifying ordeal for a utility worker on a cherry picker along I-90.

A power pole caught on fire just before 3:30 a.m. near E. 152nd St. I-90 was closed in both directions from Eddy Rd. to E. 156th St.

The interstate has since been reopened in both directions.

It continued to burn until it snapped around 5:15 a.m.

A utility worker was working on the wires when a semi drove by pulling the wires from the dangling section of the pole.

The worker jumped out of the way and was not hurt.

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