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Power Restored in Greenup Co. after Crash

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

UPDATE @7 5/9/12
FLATWOODS, Ky. (WSAZ) -- According to AEP's Web site, power has been restored in all of Greenup Co. following a crash in Flatwoods that left nearly 3,000 people without power much of Wednesday morning.

Greenup County 911 Dispatchers say the crash happened about 9:10 p.m Tuesday.

There was no word on possible injuries in the crash.



ORIGINAL STORY 5/8/12
FLATWOODS, Ky. (WSAZ) -- The city of Flatwoods is without power Tuesday night after a car crashed into a utility pole.

Greenup County 911 Dispatchers say the crash happened about 9:10 p.m Tuesday.

The crash caused a widespread power outage to the area. The estimated time for power to be restored is 4 a.m. Wednesday, according to an AEP spokesperson.

According to AEP's website, there are 2,983 customers in Greenup County. Dispatchers say at last check they were told it could be up to eight hours before power is restored.

There was no word on possible injuries in the crash.


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