Redding accident causes power outage for neighborhood

Dec 30, 2013 8:03 AM

An accident caused power outages for residents in one Redding neighborhood after a car ran into a utility pole.

It happened around 12:30 Monday morning in the area of Buckeye Terrace and Clay Street. The driver of a Toyota truck was travelling eastbound on Buckeye Terrace at a high speed and ran into a parked car. He then hit the utility pole, causing it to fall in the roadway.

The unknown driver fled before police arrived at the scene. Redding electric utility was called out to restore power.

Anyone with information is asked to call the redding police department.


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