Power out for several hours after car accident

Power out for several hours after car accident

ESCANABA — An accident on private property Wednesday led to a dark night for some Escanaba residents.

Escanaba Public Safety officers say the incident happened around 11:00 p.m. in a parking lot on the 1900 block of Ludington Street. A car hit a city power pole located in the parking lot.

Police say power had to be turned off for most of the south side of Escanaba while repairs were made to the pole. Power was restored shortly after 3:00 a.m.

No one was injured in the incident.