Light-pole crash in Franklin Park causes outage

March 4, 2011 9:00:57 AM PST
A crash caused a power outage for some residents in west suburban Franklin Park Friday morning.

A car struck a utility pole on Grand Avenue just before 7-30 a.m. The crash sent power lines across the street, which knocked out electricity to residents in the area.

ComEd crews were able to restore power a short time later. Grand was closed between Sunset and Mannheim until the wires were removed.

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