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Accident knocks out power for more than a thousand in Richmond

Source: Dominion Virginia Power website Source: Dominion Virginia Power website
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

Dominion Virginia Power has restored power to more nearly 1,700 customers following an accident in South Richmond.

Police tell us that a car hit a pole in the 1800 block of Jeff Davis Highway near Maury Street around 12:53 p.m. Sunday. They say no one was injured in the crash. Power was restored to customers approximately two hours later.

According to Dominion's online outage map, crews are working to fix another 200 customer outages int he city. It hopes to have power restored to customers between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. No word on a cause in that case.

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