Crash cause of Vestal power outages

By Chelsea Bishop

Credit: MGN Online

Crash cause of Vestal power outages

January 1, 2014 Updated Jan 1, 2014 at 3:32 PM EST

Vestal, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Vestal Police investigate a crash involving a car and a utility pole.

The crash happened at the intersection of Vestal Road and Third Avenue in Vestal, Wednesday morning.

According to police, a car struck a utility pole causing power to go out in surrounding streets.

As of 3:30 p.m., Vestal Road was still shut down in the area to continue repairs to the utility pole.

According to NYSEG, power has been restored in surrounding streets.

Vestal Fire and NYSEG assisted the police.

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