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Single Vehicle Accident Causes Power Outages in Cary

Posted April 19, 2008 5:44 p.m. EDT
Updated April 19, 2008 8:18 p.m. EDT

Traffic Accident (generic)

— A single vehicle accident split a light pole in half, causing some power outages on Hwy. 55 late Saturday afternoon.

The accident was at Green Level Rd. to Durham Road at O’Kelly Chapel Road. Police said the vehicle ran off the road and hit the pole.

No injures were reported in the accident. Police were investigating why the vehicle ran off the road.

Traffic was partly blocked at the intersection, but motorists were advised to take a side road around.

Crews were working to replace the pole.

Progress Entergy said 170 customers were without power due to the accident.