SAN DIEGO — Hundreds of people lost power in Fallbrook Sunday after a vehicle crashed into a power pole.
The crash was reported around 5:20 p.m. along the 3000 block of Live Oak Park Road.
North County Fire officials said wires were down where the pole was hit and that SDG&E officials were on the way to assess the damage.
The pole remained in the road blocking traffic at 7:45 p.m., causing closures along Live Oak Park Road at East Mission Road and North Ridge Drive.
An estimated 473 customers were without power due to the crash, SDG&E officials said. By 7:30 p.m., that number had dropped to 25.
As of 10 p.m., power was expected to be restored by 2 a.m. Monday.
@NorthCountyFire is on scene of a traffic collision in the area of the 3000 block of Live Oak Park Road. There are wires down in the area. Please avoid this area. SDGE has been notified.
— North County Fire (@NorthCountyFire) November 11, 2019
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