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Power Restored To Most After Henrico Wreck Knocks Out Service

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HENRICO, VA— Power has been restored to most Dominion Virginia Power customers after some 3,000 customers were in the dark after a vehicle struck a power pole during a Henrico County wreck.

More than 3,000 Dominion Virginia Power customers were without power after a vehicle struck a power pole during a Henrico County wreck.

The wreck happened at the intersection of Darbytown Road and Old Oakland Road in Henrico County. Darbytown Road reopened around 12:45 p.m. Tuesday.

The driver of a vehicle stuck a power pole, knocking down a power line. The power line then fell across the roadway.

A GRTC bus that was not involved in the wreck, but was in the area at the time of the wreck, was unable to continue down the roadway due to the downed power lines. No one on the bus was injured.

The driver of the vehicle was taken to an area hospital. The driver's condition is unknown.

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