Power outage in Hamilton after car crashes into pole
Power has been cut in south Hamilton after a car crashed into a power pole.
A car crashed into a power pole on Cobham Dr and Johnsview Tce at around 4:30.
No-one was injured, and the car had been towed, a police spokesperson said.
According to WEL Networks' website, power would be restored the Hamilton suburb of Hillcrest by 7pm.
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The outage was affecting houses on Cambridge Rd, Cobham Dr, Howel Avenue, Johnsview Tce, Malcom St, McCracken Avenue, Riverlea Rd, and Weston Lea Dr.