Couple survives after electrical pole slams into their car

Tom and Linda Cook are grateful to still being alive after a live power pole crashed onto the top of their car.
1:26 | 04/07/19

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Out of the West Coast were a couple of sharing their dramatics from wobble story lucky to be alive after electrical pole on live power lines slammed right into their car in Seattle without warning. Here's ABC's Maggie rule. Tonight the couple trapped in this mangled mess of Holmes and power lines bruised but thankful to be a life. Wires county girl. Old people. Tom and Linda cook. We're driving in their Seattle neighborhood on Friday when suddenly they salt flash. I saw the poll. Start falling to the ground and I thought wow I guess we'll have to find another way out. But that led to a domino effect with dozens more tumbling down solely. Somewhere else and then it was my after another after another the couple's words but the poll landed right in the center of the car causing the roof to keep me. Had it hit to the left or right. It would have come down on top of one of us rescuers frantically working to get them out. I started to open the door and and I heard someone say that's not a good idea because those wires might be life. The down pulls spending a mine he'll whipping out power to thousands the couple rushed to a local hospital home tonight feeling grateful after a close call. We're having a hard time yeah. Tom authorities say no utility poles will give it a full inspection just a couple of years ago. And no they have no idea what could've caused all of them to come crashing down. Tom incredible that they survived all right Maggie think you.

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