An accident involving a pickup truck and a pole on Monday night, left roughly 4,000 customers without power. Colorado Springs Utilities says the power was restored to the majority of customers within an hour, but 47-others aren’t expected to see their service restored until 10:00 a.m. Tuesday morning.
The crash on Constitution near Murray happened at about 7:45 p.m. Police say alcohol or drugs could be a factor in the crash. The driver of the truck was injured in the accident.
Nearly 4,000 customers were affected by a power outage caused by a car accident this evening near Constitution & Murray. Most service restored within an hour. Remaining expected to be back in service by 9:30 p.m. Follow our outage map at https://t.co/PuNKUhSnTv for updates. pic.twitter.com/2vFQKkxADg
— Co.Springs Utilities (@CSUtilities) June 26, 2018