Derecho-damaged light pole replaced

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Posted: October 23, 2012

Employees of Consolidated Electric Service in Winchester use a crane Monday to replace a 90-foot-tall light pole at Bridgeforth Field in Winchester's Jim Barnett Park. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Jim Humphreys, a supervisor with Consolidated Electric Service in Winchester, steadies a 4-ton light pole as a crane operator repositions his sling to lift the structure into place at Bridgeforth Field Monday. The pole replaces the one that blew down during last June's severe storm. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Pictured is the light pole that crashed through the outfield fence and landed in left field during a June 29 storm.

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