Thousands in SW OKC without power after vehicle crashes into power pole

Local

Thousands were without power Sunday evening after a truck struck a power pole. Photo credit: Dakota Shuffield (KFOR)

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

UPDATE: OG&E reports that power has been restored to the affected areas.

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – OG&E crews worked to restore power to parts of the city’s southwest side after a vehicle struck a power pole Sunday evening.

Oklahoma City Police officials say officers were called to an injury accident near Southwest 29th Street and South Eagle Lane at approximately 6:38 p.m. Sunday. Once first responders arrived, they saw that a vehicle had stuck a power pole.

OG&E reports 2,484 customers were affected by the power outage.

The Oklahoma City Fire Department was also assisting on scene. Paramedics were called to the crash, but officials could not confirm the number or the extent of the injuries.

Parts of Southwest 29th Street were closed as crews worked to clear the road.

The cause of the accident is unknown.

Latest Stories

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News

More News

National News

More National

Washington D.C.

More Washington

Your Local Election HQ

More Your Local Election HQ

Daily Oklahoma Coronavirus Data

Trending

Contact In Your Corner Team

Latest News

More News

SCAN ME: KFOR App QR Code

image of QR Code

KFOR Digital Originals

More Digital Original

Follow @KFOR on Twitter