NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Nearly 300 Norfolk residents lost power early Friday morning as the result of a vehicle crash.
According to Norfolk dispatchers, the crash occurred just after 1 a.m. in the 7200 block of Hampton Boulevard in the North Meadow Brook neighborhood.
A Dominion Energy representative told 10 On Your Side that a vehicle hit and broke a power pole, causing 279 residents in the area to lose power. The Dominion Energy representative confirmed that the power outages were restored around 7 a.m.
Images showed traffic was diverted around the crash scene until it was cleared.
There is no word yet what caused the vehicle to crash.
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