Police: Car crash causes power outage in Carteret County

POSTED: 7:51 AM Nov 13 2013   UPDATED: 7:51 AM Nov 13 2013
Power Outage

A car crashed into a utility pole Tuesday night, causing lights to go out for residents in Carteret County.

The wreck happened in Morehead City, off 20th Street, police said. The power was out for many residents in the area from about 11 p.m. Tuesday until 4:30 a.m. Wednesday.

The power has since been restored.