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Accident knocks out power for 1,650 customers

By KRDO.com Staff
Published On: Mar 11 2013 11:07:32 AM CDT
Updated On: Mar 01 2013 08:18:37 AM CST
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -

A rollover accident in the area on Union and Academy knocked out power for about 1,650 customers.

The crashed happened around 5:30 Friday morning. The Jeep hit a utilities box and a light pole.

All power was restored shortly before 7 a.m.

Police believe that the crash was caused by drunk driver. The driver was taken to Memorial hospital but is expected to be okay.

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