Crash downs wires, knocks out power and closes Richmond Road at Norge Elementary

Williamsburg

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (WAVY) — A driver crashed into a telephone pole near Norge Elementary on Friday morning, knocking out power to about 1,750 people.

The driver was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries after the crash at 7348 Richmond Road. Westbound lanes were closed for over two hours but were reopened around 8:45 a.m.

There’s no word on the cause of the crash.

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