City crews are working to restore power for approximately 650 customers after a vehicle hit a power pole near 801 Carbon City Road.

Customers on Carbon City Road from Taco Bell to BASF are affected by the outage. Customers on side streets that intersect with Carbon City Road are affected by the outage as well.

Leo Watson, Technical Services Supervisor, said the power pole that was hit is currently suspended by the power lines. Crews are working to remove the pole from the lines and install a new power pole.

Power is expected to be restored to affected customers in appropximately 2.5 hours.

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