Saturday September 2 at 0742 hours, Eastern Berks Fire was dispatched to investigate low hanging wires across Rt 100 just south of Barto Road. Deputy 97 arrived and confirmed a phone cable was across Rt 100 blocking the roadway to truck traffic. Engine 97-1 and 97 reported to control the scene until fire police from 97 and 95 could set up and divert truck traffic around the scene. Met-Ed and Windstream were notified to respond. Met-Ed sent a truck of behalf of both utilities and tied up the cable which had been ripped from the pole across from the Shell station. In service for approximately one hour on this Labor Day Weekend.