Norfolk crash causes power outage and extended lane closure

Posted at 6:23 AM, Jul 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-07 06:23:26-04

Norfolk, Va – Police say a car crashed in the 6300 block of Granby Street near Depaul Medical Center around 12:30am knocking out power to approximately 700 residences.

Both lanes were blocked for hours while crews worked to clear the scene and restore power.

Power was restored to most customers by 2:00am and the northbound lane of Granby Street has reopened.  The southbound lane will reopen around 8:00am.

No one was injured in the accident and no other vehicles were involved.