More than 2,600 without power due to vehicle hitting electric pole


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Knoxville Utilities Board said Monday afternoon its crews were working to restore power to more than 2,600 customers due to a vehicle accident involving an electric pole.

KUB said via its Twitter the vehicle hit an electric pole on Maryville Pike at Ogle Avenue.

WATE 6 On Your Side is working to learn more and will update with additional details as they’re made available.

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