Car crash knocks out power in Southeast Fresno

FRESNO, Calif.

The accident happened at Church and Peach Avenue, knocking out power to customers between Kings Canyon and North Avenue and Willow and Minnewawa.

A car reportedly slammed into a power pole causing an explosion and fire. Firefighters managed to put out the fire. There was no sign of the driver.

PG&E crews spent the overnight hours working to repair the power pole. The utility says repairs should be complete by noon Tuesday.

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