Car slams into pole in Huntersville, knocking out power

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — Huntersville Fire Department crews responded to a crash early Sunday that broke a pole in half and knocked out power to the area.

The wreck happened around 2 a.m. on Statesville Road at Compass Street.

Utility crews worked for hours to fix the pole and restore power to the neighborhood.

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