This photo was shot at 5:18 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, by an N.C. Department of Transportation camera looking south from the Bonner Bridge. Directly in front of the excavator is the trench box crews dug to access the transmission cable damaged Thursday morning, cutting power to Hatteras and Ocracoke islands.
This photo was shot at 5:18 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, by an N.C. Department of Transportation camera looking south from the Bonner Bridge. Directly in front of the excavator is the trench box crews dug to access the transmission cable damaged Thursday morning, cutting power to Hatteras and Ocracoke islands. NCDOT
This photo was shot at 5:18 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, by an N.C. Department of Transportation camera looking south from the Bonner Bridge. Directly in front of the excavator is the trench box crews dug to access the transmission cable damaged Thursday morning, cutting power to Hatteras and Ocracoke islands. NCDOT

NCDOT: Bonner Bridge contractor was not driving pilings when it damaged cables

August 01, 2017 05:49 PM

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