COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) -- Several cars crashed near Powers and Stetson Hills Boulevards Wednesday, causing a power outage that affected thousands of people.
At least one power pole was severely damaged by a truck involved in the crash. Colorado Springs Utilities says nearly 3,000 people were without power.
A few more details about the outage. There are 2,847 people currently without power. We hope to have most customers back in service in about an hour.— Colorado Springs Utilities (@CSUtilities) October 20, 2021
The cause was a three car accident involving a trash truck that took out a power pole.
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We're awaiting information on the cause of the crash and any potential injuries. Check back for updates.